executive functions and adhd

Executive Functions + adhd

I’ve recently been introduced to a concept called executive function.  In all honestly, we all know and understand the elements when viewed as separate entities, but when placed together under one umbrella, it is pretty impressive! NITTY GRITTY DETAILS When researching ways to help your child cope better with ADHD, I have been sadly disappointed.…

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Logan the Stubborn!

This morning was one of those mornings with Logan.  Fight to get him to get dressed.  Fight to get him to eat breakfast.  Fight to get him to drink his medicine.  Most mornings are like that.  He is exceptionally stubborn (like me) and the more you nag him to do something – the less inclined…

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Career Day Clown

Logan came home in last week announcing that he would like to be a clown one day when he grows up.  My first thoughts were, that is a hell of a lot better than the soldier he wanted to be the year before.  Closely followed by, I am so glad you will chop and change…

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They say kids are adaptable

I wonder just how adaptable.  Adaptable can be defined as follow: adaptable əˈdaptəb(ə)l/ adjective able to adjust to new conditions. “rats are highly adaptable to change” synonyms: flexible, adjustable, pliant, compliant, malleable, versatile, resilient,conformable; More able to be modified for a new use or purpose. “telephone links that are adaptable for modems” synonyms: versatile, variable,…

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