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5 things parents and teachers need to know about ADHD

October 27, 2017


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November 14, 2017

Thanks much for these informations. My son is showing signs of ADHD at age 7. By trying to help him, I am now finding out that I have it too. I lost focus easily, but because I am older I am more able to control myself.

October 29, 2017

Thank you Ellen for sharing. Every kid is precious, Have forwarded to my LinkedIn network. Best Blessings

Zeno Davatz
October 28, 2017

Generally speaking, for an ADHD person “No” is never the right answer. You have to try harder as a parent.

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