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ADHD Advocacy for Behavioral Accommodations and ADHD Medication

I often hear that districts will discuss the use of ADHD medication with parents, which is when ADHD advocacy is strongly advised. Many times, ADHD in...

A Talk with a Teen: ADHD Advocacy for ADHD Struggles

I think that ADHD advocacy skills include not only the need for you to understand ADHD, but also your individual need to see how ADHD struggles re...

What is the Other Half of the IEP Battle?

You as a parent have gone through the process with the school of documenting through testing, gathering data from teachers, and an IEP eligibility mee...

Is an IEP for ADHD an Unnecessary Label?

Is an IEP for ADHD an Unnecessary Label? The shocking conversation I had the other day was unexpected, both because of where it took place and because...

Does the IEP Provide Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE)?

Our kids with ADHD in the classroom have so many issues around behavior that FAPE is something that needs to be understood.  It seems that the impuls...

Do ADHD Struggles in the Classroom Still Create Havoc for Children?

The school year has now been alive for about a month and a half.  I would venture to guess that many parents are at their wits end.  Some of your ki...

Can a ADHD Child’s IEP be Individualized?

[caption id="attachment_713" align="alignleft" width="400"] Photo courtesy of The Parent Side.[/caption]If a child with ADHD is eligible for an I...

Do You Know the Civil Rights of Students with ADHD?

On July 26, 2016, the U.S. Department of Education issued a guidance letter that refers to current Federal law regarding civil rights of students with...

An Effective IEP for ADHD in the Classroom

In webinars and in sessions with private clients, I have discussed important areas that require action plans in order to successfully achieve needed A...

An IEP Refusal

After giving a school support webinar, I received many good questions that reflect the difficulties families have insuring that their child receives a...

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