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ADHD does not look the same in boys and girls. Women with the disorder tend to be less hyperactive and impulsive, more disorganized, scattered, forgetful, and introverted. “They’ve alternately been anxious or depressed for years,” Littman says. “It’s this sense of not being able to hold everything together.”

'It's Different for Girls with ADHD': "Women with [Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder] tend to be less hyperactive and impulsive, more disorganized, scattered, forgetful, and introverted.

*Best of the Web - 73 ADHD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life Now - Free download with tips from some the biggest names in the field of ADD/ADHD. (Judith Kolberg, Sandy Maynard, Ned Hallowell, Beth Main and more)

73 ADHD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life. As an adult with ADHD, I gotta tell you, a lot of these are going to be lifesavers.

How Nutrition Helps ADHD: Simple Recipe Ideas for Healthy Summer Dinners | ADDitude - Adults & Children with Attention Deficit Disorder or Learning Disabilities (ADHD/LD) #additudemag #adhdplate

Check out these recommendations for video games for kids with ADHD. iPad games and apps for ADHD kids: Parents of ADHD Children ADHD Support Group Discussion Topic - ADDitude

FREE booklet from ADDitude: 50 of the best ADHD discipline techniques from parenting experts. Get it here: http://www.additudemag.com/RCLP/sub/9905.html.

FREE booklet from ADDitude: 50 of the best ADHD discipline techniques from parenting experts.

Two Awesome Visuals On ADHD for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Two Awesome Visuals On ADHD for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. This is a great reminder for teachers with ADHD students that I will be sure to remember when I am a teacher.

What does ADHD look like in girls and women? Girls and boys currently are diagnosed with ADHD at a ratio of about 1 to 3. This doesn't mean that fewer girls have ADHD; it means more girls are going undiagnosed. When left undiagnosed, ADHD can take a toll on a female’s emotional health and general well-being, leaving them with low self-confidence and psychological damage.

Women and girls with ADD are not only less frequently diagnosed than their male counterparts. ADHD girls and women often require gender-specific treatments to help manage symptoms, succeed at school and work, and have successful relationships.

12+ Ways to Help ADHD Students Follow Directions Children with ADHD have a hard time following instructions because they can't stay focused long enough to clearly comprehend them. Find out how to help attention deficit children listen to, and understand instructions completely.

This article explains how to help your student(s) or child develop writing skills through a research based writing strategy called “Guided Writing.

ADHD and Your Child Infographic

Some children with ADHD display impulsive symptoms like extreme impatience, a low frustration tolerance, or even no regard for consequences. Turn to this learning disorder infographic from Brain Balance New Jersey to learn more about ADHD.