Children with ADHD often have difficulty with social skills because of their inattention, impulsivity and hyperactivity. A child that is more inattentive may not show unwelcome or aggressive social behaviours, but they may miss social cues. They may not know how to respond in certain situations because they have difficulty with paying attention while talking … Continue reading Social Skills and ADHD
By Krista Forand, M.Ed. Parents often ask me for strategies to help their children with emotional regulation. One of the best strategies that I can suggest is to develop and model your own emotional regulation strategies and encourage supportive conversations about emotions among all family members. Parents play a very important role in teaching their … Continue reading Put Your Oxygen Mask on First!
By: Seven Minds Cost: $6.99 This app was designed especially for children with ADHD and other social/behavioural difficulties. The Social Navigator can be used as a behavior-management device or as a teaching tool anytime your child is becoming agitated. This app could help to reduce oppositional behaviours, improve communication skills, and develop greater social awareness for kids … Continue reading The Social Navigator App