This week is ADHD awareness week, here at Chewigem we are aware that ADHD can be an often misunderstood condition. These misunderstandings usually lead to a hurtful and ignorant mindset surrounding the condition. With this in mind, Chewigem has decided to create 6 Essential ADHD Blogs For Parents, Caregivers & Teachers!
#1: What Is ADHD? A Simple Way To Understand A Complex Condition!
ADHD can be a complicated and nuanced and complex condition to understand. This blog is a fantastic resource that breaks down the condition into understandable bites of useful information.
#2: Can Medication Cure ADHD Symptoms?
Often one of the first questions that people ask around any diagnosis is can medication cure the symptoms. Find out in this blog whether medication can cure ADHD and what other therapies are out there to help a person cope with the condition
Find It Here: Can Medication Cure ADHD Symptoms?
#3: Parenting a Child With ADHD Effectively – 10 Top Tips!
ADHD can make parenting a child effectively difficult, and when you go on the internet there is a ton of conflicting information. But fear not, we have come up with 10 top tips for parenting a child with ADHD effectively just for you!
Find It Here: Parenting a Child With ADHD Effectively – 10 Top Tips!
#4: ADHD In Adults – Traits To Look Out For!
ADHD is often viewed as a childhood disease that disappears in adulthood. In reality, that’s not the cause and often people can be diagnosed with ADHD in adulthood. Although it’s harder to pinpoint because adults often have effective coping mechanisms and don’t even know it! So if you think you might have ADHD, here are some traits to look out for!
Find It Here: ADHD in Adults – Traits To Look Out For
#5: ADHD Myths Busted & Some Great Responses To Hurtful Comments!
There are so many facts about ADHD that are actually myths and after the tenth time hearing them you might want to pull your hair out and scream. Well in this blog you will find some great responses to the most hurtful comments that will help those ignorant people change their minds!
#6: What People With ADHD Wish You Knew!
ADHD is a difficult condition to live with and it’s so much more than hyperactivity. Here are some things people with ADHD wish you knew and wish you took into account… Hopefully, it will break some harmful stereotypes around the condition and will promote understanding instead.
Find It Here: What People With ADHD Wish You Knew!
We hope that you’ve found these 6 essential ADHD blogs for parents, caregivers & teachers helpful and insightful. If you have any other questions or are looking for support, why not consider joining our Sensory Support Group, it’s full of people who go through the same things as you and it’s a really positive and supportive space! or you can contact us directly at our support page if you have any questions you’d rather us answer directly