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Inattentive ADHD: Why ADD Is Misdiagnosed and the Best Ways to Treat It

July 8, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

ADDITUDE WORKSHOPS

InattentiveADHD: Why ADD Is Misdiagnosed and the Best Ways to Treat It
Thursday, July 8, 2021 1:00 p.m.
People with inattentive ADHD (formerly known as ADD) have difficulty focusingon important non-preferred tasks, like schoolwork or work. Learn whyinattention usually lasts longer into adulthood than hyperactivity, how it canbe effectively diagnosed, and why medications may need to be “fine-tuned” forinattentive symptoms. Presented by Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D., and Ryan J. Kennedy,DNP

9Ways to Prime Your Child for a Positive School Year
Thursday, July 15, 2021 1:00 p.m.
The past year was tough for students (and their parents). Pandemic learningarrangements tripped up and, in some cases, halted kids’ progress in school.Learn what you can do to help your child with ADHD recoup learning losses andmake the coming year more productive and positive. Presented by Susan Yellin,Esq., and Paul B. Yellin, M.D.

MotivatingYour Child with ADHD: What Ignites Interest in and Energy for Learning
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Wish your child or student with ADHD would display more intrinsic motivationfor school? Learn how to spur your child to jump in and do the work, how toshift excitement and energy about other activities to schoolwork, and how tomotivate the child who doesn’t want to do anything. Presented by JeromeSchultz, Ph.D.

FamilyTies: Managing and Advocating for Your Child with ADHD in the Extended Family
Thursday, July 29, 2021 1:00 p.m.
As parents, we want our children to behave appropriately and to be accepted inall settings. So how do we help relatives understand — and why do theseinteractions sometimes trigger our own feelings of shame and embarrassment?Learn effective coping, communication, and advocacy skills to use with extendedfamily. Presented by Janette Patterson, MSW, LMFT

QuellingMath Anxiety: How to Identify and Effectively Teach Students with Dyscalculia
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Dyscalculia is a learning disability that makes it difficult to do math andtasks that involve math. Learn how to identify this LD and resulting mathanxiety in the classroom and at home, and how to optimally engage at-riskstudents and achieve deep understanding of math concepts. Presented by ReneeHamilton-Newman, M.Ed., M.S.-SP.ED

Caregiverswith ADHD: How to Help Your Children Thrive While Meeting Your Own Challenges
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 1:00 p.m.
For caregivers who struggle with symptoms of ADHD, the magnitude of familyresponsibilities is often overwhelming. Learn how symptoms affect the dailyrhythm of parenting, how to keep your emotions in check and take a more mindfulapproach to caregiving, and how to adapt adult ADHD interventions to parentingchallenges. Presented by David Anderson, Ph.D.

For more information or to register for any of the aboveworkshops, please visit https://www.additudemag.com/adhd-expert-webinars-index/.Sponsored by ADDitude.

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Date:
July 8, 2021
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:
en_USEnglish

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