Parenting ADHD Podcast

PAP 002: What Doctors Don’t Tell You About ADHD, but Parents Need to Know

March 10, 2017

On this episode of the Parenting ADHD Podcast, I outline all the elements of ADHD outside of the typical diagnostic symptoms of impulsivity, inattention, and hyperactivity. These additional elements are crucial to your understanding of your child, and to successfully parenting a child with ADHD.


  The Additional Aspects

Executive Functioning Deficits Sensory Processing Lagging Skills Self-Esteem Shame Inflexibility Intensity Seeming Lack of Motivation

  Resources Shared in this Episode + Others (Yes, some of these are affiliate links.)


(The Time Timer is a great tool for those with time blindness.)

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition (DSM-V)

iPad Pro + Apple Pencil to help with executive functioning deficits in school

Proprioceptive Input

The Zones of Regulation

ADDitude Magazine

  Thanks for joining me! If you enjoyed this episode, please use the social media buttons to the left to share it.

Have something to say, or a question to ask? Leave a comment below. I promise to answer every single one.

Also, please leave an honest review for The Parenting ADHD Podcast on iTunes. Ratings and reviews are extremely helpful and appreciated! That's what helps me reach and help more families like yours.