Moms of Kids With ADHD

Help from Moms who know. Questions, answers and support for parents raising children with ADHD. Medication, socialization, education, and behavior topics provide information based upon experience. Share any topic regarding raising your ADHD child.

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everyone says he's adhd

My son is 14 and he has had several head injury, 1 of them was major. I have done the full nuero pshy evalution and he has damage. my problem is school, the teachers and the...

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is my daughter getting enough sleep?

my daughter is 4 and only sleeps yen hours at night. she never naps and i can baely get her to sit still long enough to "rest" on the couch. she's always cranky but i don't...

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Should I ask my son's doc?

My husband had ADHD as a child. I think my son may also have it. Everytime I ask my husband about it he just says that Im calling him stupid or want to dope him up. My son is...

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Teaching

Having LOTS of problems teaching my step-son his colors and alphbet. Any suggestions on how I can teach him so he understands? I'm really getting frustrated.

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Family Problems

My family know's my child has ADHD but my mom and sister keep trying to get my kid into trouble. Saying things that are not true about my kid and beliveing a bunch of kids over...

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I am in DESPERATE need of advice!!

So my son has been diagnosed awhile back for ADHD. he is a little over 3. He has every single trait possible. and has been through tons of testing and counsiling. but he is...

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my 9 yr old is out of control

my 9 yr old son is sweet an loving an fun but then in 1 sec he turns he is yelling a screaming profanity throwing things an hurting himself. if i ask him to do chores like clean...

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ADHD ?

my son is 6yrs old, and has ADHD we have tried difrent meds and we've had no luck???:( last week his doc prescribed Tenex? Anyone can tell me if they've tried this med and how...

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ADHD ?

my son is 6yrs old, and has ADHD we have tried difrent meds and we've had no luck???:( last week his doc prescribed Tenex? Anyone can tell me if they've tried this med and how...

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angry, crying, and moody on vyvanse

my son is 12 he has been on many ADHD meds. since he was 6 he had a really bad epasoide the other night so i took him off the vyvanse. He was acting so crazy. yelling crying...

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Shaming ADHD kids

I have a 10 year old son with ADHD. I just really learning how to parent him successfully myself. His grandparents have no grasp of how complex ADHD really is and how much is...

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Shaming ADHD kids

I have a 10 year old son with ADHD. I just really learning how to parent him successfully myself. His grandparents have no grasp of how complex ADHD really is and how much is...

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Acting strange on vyvanse

My son just started taking 20mg vyvanse 4 days ago and is acting really strange. Constantly rolling his tongue and blinking his eyes. His face and ears get blood red and he just...

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Acting strange on vyvanse

My son just started taking 20mg vyvanse 4 days ago and is acting really strange. Constantly rolling his tongue and blinking his eyes. His face and ears get blood red and he just...

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HELP!

My son and husband have severe symptoms. My daughter has ADD. I requested evaluation for my daughter to receive accommodations (a little extra time on tests and a recorder for...

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ADHD medication

My 7 year old daughter takes Focalin XR for ADHD and we just added Intuniv to help with anxiety and impulsivity. Does anyone know how long it takes for the Intuniv to start...

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intuniv mixed with other meds?1?

My daughter is 8 yrs old and is ODD and OCD. She fights with her sister and we walk on egg shells at home during her fits of rage, throwing, kicking, hitting herself, saying she...

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Vyvanse good or not? Opinions pls!!

My daughter Jorja (6) has recently been diagnosed with ADHD and her doctor prescribed her Vyvanse 20mg. She has been on it 2 days today and it is making her very emotional and...

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My son is out of control

I need help and advice! My son has both ADHD and ADD. He is currently being checked for anything else. He is out of control! Andrew is only 4. His behavior has been so...

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ADHD/ODD - My 12 year old son

Hi I am new to this support system and need to now that I am not the only one who has a son with ADHD, ODD, depression and possible mood disorders. I am a divorced mom of...

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Just got the diagnosis...

My son is 4, we got the diagnosis not too long ago. I always knew he was different, he has trouble making friends and I found I cant relate with most parents. We started seeing...

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ODD and Mood Stabilizers for children

My 8 y/0 daughter has been having a lot of issues with defiancy at school and home. She was diagnosed with ADHD in Kindergarten (now in 3rd grade). I discussed the possibility...

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Intuniv - Input

Hello, I have never posted in here before. But my daughter has just started Intuniv, we are on Day 2. I haven't noticed too much of a change in behavior, but I noticed she is so...