Fortunately, while there are many challenges that come with raising kids with ADHD, there are also effective strategies and rewards.
Fostering the development of a child with ADHD means that you will have to modify your behavior and learn to manage the behavior of your child. By following these guidelines, you can limit destructive behavior and help your child overcome self-doubt.
Strong willed children can be a challenge when they’re young, but if sensitively parented, they become terrific teens and young adults. Self-motivated and inner-directed, they go after what they want and are almost impervious to peer pressure. As long as parents resist the impulse to "break their will," strong-willed kids often become leaders.
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Understanding what our kids are wrestling with and the developmental goals they are working towards will make their more ‘frustrating’ behaviours easier to deal with. Things will run smoother if we can give them the space and support they need to do whatever it is they need to.