When you make a special deal with an instructor about your grades, you want to get it in writing. Prevent memory loss and mistakes from happening to you. Write a professional e-mail after you and your instructor talk. Then, you have a record of what was discussed, & you have thanked the instructor.
A charge of sexual harassment can be devastating for a person’s educational or work future. Once a person has been labeled as a “sexual harasser,” it is hard to get educational placements or employment. Refrain from telling that naughty joke or sending that sexy meme. Your future depends on it.
SOCS is a decision making tool that can be used by people of all ages to work through problems. It is not a difficult process to learn. What can you do if you are facing a novel set of problems? Get out your SOCS and do a deep dive into your brainstorming skills! You can make great decisions!
Are children glued to electronics while traveling across our country a good idea? Wouldn't it be better for them to actually see where they are going? Put the electronics in a bag before kids get into the car. Play some old-fashioned car games that let you view the world as you move through it.
Good nutrition is one of the ways to keep the negative symptoms of Attention Deficit Disorder at bay. This salad is easy to make and filled with vitamins, minerals, fiber, and good lean protein. Since it can be used several different ways, it helps to keep meals organized.
When you are looking for snacks for a road trip, look no further. These tasty treats have the advantage of being a healthy food to support better brain chemistry! For folks with Attention Deficit Disorder, keeping healthy eating habits is one way to combat the negative effects of ADD.
Do you want to take a vacation that doesn't put you deep into debt and 5 pounds heavier when you get back? With careful planning, you can have a wonderful vacation that allows your folks with ADD to spread their wings! Your whole family can relax, see sights, and enjoy the time together.
Using a weekly/monthly planner can be a huge asset for keeping your life with ADD/ADHD organized and on track. Think about what you need in a planner. Then, go find one that suits your needs. Staying organized is a great way to calm the chaos!
Research has shown that controlling the inattention of Attention Deficit Disorder is best done with effective medication paired with behavioral interventions. If you can't medicate, some behavioral interventions that could help with attending are vision boards and a weekly/monthly planner.
A recent study conducted at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center said "More sleep may help teens with ADHD focus and organize." Typically developing teens had been studied to see how sleep affected their executive functioning; teens with ADHD hadn't been research subjects on this topic.
Keep those active, creative kids with Attention Deficit Disorder safe around water. This list of water safety tips can help you educate the children who you love about what to do and not do around water. There is no reason for any child to drown through a lack of education or adult inattention.
How can you keep impulsive kids happy and safe in the freedom that is summertime? From hiking to swimming to running the neighborhood, there are always opportunities for joy and danger. The secret to a great summer is planning. Below, I have gathered some summer themed articles to help you plan.