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ADHD Parenting Frustrations

2014-09-29 08:38:54

Having a child or adult child with ADHD can be a frustrating experience. It can be especially frustrating if you also have ADHD. In my 25 plus years in private practice I’ve worked with many parents who get worn down and frustrated when trying to help their children. Here is a summary of some of those common challenges and what you can do to help.

How ADHD Impulse Hurts

2014-09-22 14:18:54

Having ADHD can mean many things to you and your child including acting too quickly without thinking. Impulsive behaviour gets in the way of performing to your potential at school, work, with family or friends. Money management is also often impacted by impulsive actions. Here are the different situations where acting too quickly can cause harm and what to do about it.

Living with Chronic Pain

Exercise for Pain?

2014-06-10 09:19:50

Hurting yourself by pulling or tearing a muscle often requires rest and rehabilitation. Chronic pain which has as its’ start a physical injury just like the muscle tear, will get more painful if you rest too long.

The Pain Isn’t in Your Head

2014-05-26 09:31:48

Your pain is real. Chronic pain is a puzzling and often frustrating illness to treat. It starts often with an acute injury that may get a bit better over time, but then improvement just stops. Your shoulder starts to feel better after surgery, the surgeon did a great job, but it still hurts.

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