The Myths of ADHD

The Myths of ADHD

It's more than attention gone awry. PT bloggers explain why the rise in diagnosis is not exactly what it seems, who really suffers, and other misconceptions.

5 Dimensions of Adult ADHD in Everyday Behavior

From procrastination to driving offenses, ADHD can affect people's daily lives.

Deinstitutionalization and After

What went right and what went wrong with the closure of psychiatric asylums?

There Is No Evidence Television Is Bad For Kids

Another policy agenda dressed up as science.

The ADHD Increase in Context

New York Times report on Center for Disease Control's ADHD statistics

“Texting, Texting 123” - Part Two

A parent’s guide to teen texting

Obstructive Sleep Apnea And ADHD

Obstructive sleep apnea as a cause of ADHD in kids

A.D.H.D. and Sleep

Many persons diagnosed with A.D.H.D. have undiagnosed sleep problems

Ghost Children: Brothers and Sisters of ADHD Children

Non-ADHD brothers and sisters become ghost-like in the family.

Experiences of ADHD-Labeled Kids Who Switch from Conventional Schooling to Homeschooling or Unschooling

These kids and parents manage ADHD better without conventional schooling.

Helping Children Thrive with LD/ADHD

Fostering a positive mindset for kids with learning differences

ADHD and School: The Problem of Assessing Normalcy in an Abnormal Environment

ADHD diagnoses derive from schools' intolerance of normal human Diversity.

ADHD, Sleep Disorder, Or Both?

Impaired daytime function in a 5 year old who snores.

Adults with ADHD in Hollywood? Shocker.

Mental health is a challenging field in Los Angeles.

The "ADHD Personality": Its Cognitive, Biological, and Evolutionary Foundations

For good evolutionary reasons, some people are highly impulsive.