Tag Archives: ADD Coaching Child

Child/Teen Coaching: ADD Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation?

Summer time provides unique opportunities and unique challenges for kids and teens with ADD/ADHD. Many families choose to stop medication during the summer. They also aim to improve things for their son or daughter – hoping to work on social skills and family relationships. There are also risks in the summer – risks of impulsive, […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: Successful Academic Year

When the school year starts, it’s important to get started right. When the school year starts right, it can make things go much better for your child or teen for the school year. To help you with this, Diane O’Reilly, our ADHD coach, is going to present: “Tips & Strategies for Creating a Successful Academic Year […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: ADHD Kids and Money

Research has shown that adults with ADD/ADHD often have trouble with their money – more so than their non-ADHD counterparts. Our goal with this coaching call is to help you as a parent to help your ADD/ADHD child to develop a great (and responsible) relationship with money while they are young. In this month’s coaching […]

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ADHD New Years Resolutions

Child/Teen Coaching: Goals and Resolutions for ADHD Families

New year’s brings a time to reflect on the past year, and look forward to the new one. Many people set New Year’s Resolutions, but the statistics are surprising – how most people don’t keep their resolutions until the end of January – let alone for the whole year. New year’s resolutions can be challenging, […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: Holidays

The holiday season presents unique challenges and concerns for parents of kids and teens with ADHD. There are so many extra things that have to get done, and kids and teens with ADD/ADHD may be even harder to manage during the holiday season. This month, coach Diane O’Reilly is presenting on “Surviving The Holidays with […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: Gremlins

“Gremlins” are also often described as “ANTS” = Automatic Negative Thoughts. We all get these – thoughts that bubble up to your mind, without even thinking about them – and they are often negative, undermining and upsetting. These are a challenge for adults, and they are even more of a challenge for kids and teens […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: Procrastination

This month’s coaching call is: Procrastination. In this coaching call, Diane will help you to deal with procrastination in your child or teen with ADD/ADHD. Procrastination is often a major issue when it comes to getting schoolwork done, and getting chores done. Diane will explain to you what’s going on that’s leading to procrastination, and […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: School Strategies That Work

This month’s coaching call is: School Strategies That Work. In this coaching call, Diane will take you through some of the best ways to get your child (and family) on track. This call will be very helpful to you. Please join us live, or listen in to the recording. Here are the details: Time of […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: Organize and Energize

This month’s coaching call is: Organize and Energize. In this coaching call, Diane will take you through some of the best ways to get your child (and family) on track. This call will be very helpful to you. Please join us live, or listen in to the recording. Here are the details: Time of the […]

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Child/Teen Coaching: Optimal Parenting Styles

This month’s coaching call is one that you voted for: optimal parenting styles for parents of kids and teens with ADD/ADHD. You know that it can be hard to parent your child. The ‘standard’ approaches don’t work well. You need to adapt to the best approaches. In this coaching call, Diane will take you through […]

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