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October is ADHD Awareness Month. Perhaps you have a student (or several students) who has difficulty staying focused and paying attention. The student struggles to control their impulses or seems overly active. For many school staff members, disruptions and challenges caused by a child diagnosed with ADHD are a common occurrence. In fact, surveys suggest…Read more.
October is ADHD Awareness Month and since nearly all school staff members – not just teachers – interact with students with ADHD, it’s a good time to make sure that they have a foundational understanding of ADHD and are familiar with the strategies and interventions that can be used to help these students be more…Read more.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 11% of children ages 4-17 have been diagnosed with ADHD. October is ADHD Awareness Month, and since nearly every staff member will interact with students diagnosed with ADHD, it’s a good time to make sure that they have a foundational understanding of ADHD and are familiar…Read more.
Written by leading experts, Dr. Steven Evans and Dr. Julie Sarno Owens, this new course provides an excellent overview of ADHD, the law, history, diagnosis and other key topics including executive function, working memory, emotional regulation and medication. The course concludes with PBIS and the Life Course Model.Read more.