Top 20 ADHD Accommodations and Modifications That Work - Typically children diagnosed with ADHD have developmentally inappropriate behavior, including poor attention skills, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. While there may be disagreement among professionals regarding the incidence rate and even the actual diagnosis, all teachers will agree that all students are different and a single approach or strategy will not work for each and every student.
Just watched Dr. James T. Webb's presentation "Accurate Assessment? . . . Dual Diagnosis of Gifted Children" (available through this link). Great info about giftedness, not just about diagnosis and misdiagnosis. Very helpful. Brings to light the incredible range within the gifted population and some of the lesser known issues.
Terry’s ADD Diagnosis: A Trip down Memory Lane by Terry Matlen. - "I was in my early 40s when I discovered I had ADD. It happened in a fairly typical way: my daughter had been diagnosed with it and I wanted to learn as much as I could about the condition so that I could help her..."
What is Adult ADD?: If you are an adult who has finally been accurately diagnosed with ADD after a lifetime of struggles, frustration and self-doubt, the ADD diagnosis can be the first step in initiating the healing process.
Free Worksheets Activities for Emotional Mental Health Skills! Great activities for teaching kids coping skills and social skills. This activity is great for teaching impulse control and rewards and consequences to young children and children diagnosed with ADHD, ODD, and other Behavior Disorders.