Kids with ADHD lack intrinsic organization and planning tools. Since they don’t have these tools internally, it’s important to provide external structure. Systems and routines provide kids with ADHD the security of well-defined expectations. Implementing structure and routines in a chaotic family household is easier said than done.
Individuals diagnosed with ADHD have tremendous potential, but live in a society that has not adapted to take advantage of their talents. Traits these individuals exhibit include creativity, laser-sharp hyper-focus, determination, and persuasiveness. They have a strong entrepreneurial spirit and a zest for life.
Unfortunately in our current society, the demands of college and the rigidity of the workforce do not always leverage the strengths of divergent thinkers. Read more