LD OnLine.org seeks to help children and adults reach their full potential by providing accurate and up-to-date information and advice about learning disabilities and ADHD. This is an American based site, however they have many helpful resources on learning disabilities and ADHD. They also have resources in Spanish. Visit the LD Online website now.
AAFS Provides Respite Care in a Recreational Environment for children, youth and adults on the Autism Spectrum; including but not limited to Autism, Asperger's, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Non Verbal Learning Disorder. Visit The Autism Asperger's Friendship Society of Calgary website now.
Autism Calgary provides support groups, workshops, and resources to individuals with Autism, and their families. Visit the Autism Calgary website now.
Autism Spectrum Disorder is very common. About 1 in 50 school aged children had parent reported ASD in 2011-2012. Up until recently, children could not be diagnosed with both Autism and ADHD – they either had one or the other. However, the medical community realized that some children didn’t just have Autism or ADHD, but … Continue reading ADHD and Autism
People with ADHD may also have learning disabilities. In order to help your child, it is important to understand what a learning disability is and how it can be treated. First and foremost, a learning disability doesn’t mean that your child can’t learn. It just means that they’ll need some help, and will have to … Continue reading LD and ADHD
Some children who have ADHD are also intellectually gifted. These children often have specific challenges with learning and social interactions that other gifted children may not experience. It is important that gifted children who have ADHD are provided with learning opportunities that are interesting and challenging for them. It is also important that they have … Continue reading Giftedness and ADHD