Homeschoolers of Children with ADHD

This is a forum for moms who homeschool their children who have ADD/ADHD. I would like this to be a safe place where we can share our trials, encourage one another, and celebrate our children's strengths together. I hope that this will be a safe place for us to gather with others who understand what we are going through.


Problem with writing

Hi there, I'm from South Africa and is homeschooling my son, who turns seven in a week. He has high functioning autism. ADD is part of that, above all of the other stuff....


Dreading back to school

I am the mom of a 12 year old with ADHD. Every fall I get this sinking feeling and become depressed as I prepare for the year to come. My son is on an IEP going in to 7th grade...



Hello I realize I am not a mom but I do have a son who is homeschooled and believed to have ADHD. This becomes really challenging for my wife so I am searching for any kind of...


change in diet

I was wondering if anyone else has changed their children's diet to see if it does anything? That was the first thing that was suggested to me by our behavior specialist. she...



My family has decided not to medicate our son. He has ADHD impulsive-type, plus moderate anxiety and Tourette Syndrome. The anxiety and TS are not diagnosed yet, but we are...


New School Year 2010

Welcome to the new school year! I hope everything is going well for everyone. This year, our family has made lots of changes. The beginning of last year, with my son in 1st...