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How has your ADHD child’s behavior embarrassed you?

I could feel myself getting angrier by the minute. My parents had just come from out of town for a visit, and I was so happy to be going out to dinner with them.  But as we waited for our food, my ADHD son, Chris, was getting more and more agitated. He wouldn’t sit still;Learn More
  • 8 Jun, 2017
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, ADHD strategies for kids, Disciplining an ADHD Child, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child, support for parents of ADD/ADHD children,

Your child’s ADHD can look like a giant … Is that what you see?

For a long time, I felt like I was battling a GIANT. Our son’s diagnosis of ADHD with learning disabilities felt daunting. Oh, I knew he was a “busy” boy and struggling in school; but ADHD? As I looked around at other kids in his class or the children of friends and neighbors . .Learn More
  • 1 Jun, 2017
  • Lydia Herrera
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How to De-Clutter Your Mind

Listen to this message here. When you walk into your home, what do you see? Are you seeing toys, books, magazines, backpacks or jackets strewn around? Are there dirty dishes in the sink? Are there clothes on the floor in the bedroom? Or is everything in its place? It’s surprising how clutter in your “space”Learn More
  • 28 Apr, 2017
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, Attention Deficit Disorder, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child, self-talk, support for parents of ADD/ADHD children,

Will trying harder make you successful?

“A True Story”  by Price Pritchett: I’m sitting in a quiet room … It’s just past noon, late July, and I’m listening to the desperate sounds of a life-or-death struggle going on a few feet away. There’s a small fly burning out the last of its short life’s energies in a futile attempt to fly throughLearn More
  • 13 Apr, 2017
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, ADHD strategies for kids, future success, HOPE, support for parents of ADD/ADHD children, Try Harder,

Are You Too Busy To Think?

When was the last time you made the effort to sit and think?  You know . . . quiet . . . no interruptions . . .  just letting your thoughts flow? I’m not talking about worrying. We do that all the time regarding our ADHD child, don’t we? Below is a short audio recordingLearn More
  • 21 Apr, 2016
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, Meditation, Mindfulness, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child, support for parents of ADD/ADHD children,

Are You Scared?

After a recent doctor’s visit for my mom, she and I were talking about her diagnosis and what the doctor said.  Mom told me she is scared.  My heart went out her, but I told her we need more information before we know if there’s anything to be scared about.  I also told her weLearn More
  • 22 Apr, 2015
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, Attention Deficit Disorder, Learning Disabilities, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child, support for parents of ADD/ADHD children,

How Is Your Morning Routine?

My friend, Joycelyn, a brain expert, says we can only keep about seven things in our mind at any one time before we start forgetting things.  I don’t know about you, but having routines in my life helps me stay on track, especially on busy days when it’s easy to forget something. So . .Learn More
  • 28 Jan, 2015
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, ADHD strategies for kids, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child, support for parents of ADD/ADHD children,

Have an ADHD Kid? You Are Not Powerless!

I believe parents of children with ADHD and/or learning disabilities have more power than they think they do, and I know that if they can see it and believe it, they can change their lives and their child’s life. You see, for a long time, I felt powerless in the face of our child’s outburstsLearn More
  • 11 Jun, 2014
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADD children, ADHD, ADHD children, ADHD strategies for kids, Advice for parents of ADD/ADHD children, Attitude, challenging child, future success, HOPE, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child,

Have an ADHD Kid? Time Out!

School let out for summer last week here in Albuquerque.  I imagine that has happened or will happen soon in your city.  As the mother of an ADHD child, at this time of the year I usually found myself wondering what we would do to keep our son busy and engaged during the summer months.Learn More
  • 28 May, 2014
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, ADHD strategies for kids, friends, Homeschooling,

“It’s Not My Fault!”

“It’s not my fault!”  Have you ever heard that before from your child with ADHD or learning disabilities?  I’ll bet you have . . . many times. Have you said that yourself?  Once or twice?  I chuckle as I write that because I know first hand how frustrating it is to be helping our ADHD childLearn More
  • 15 May, 2014
  • Lydia Herrera
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  • ADHD, ADHD strategies for kids, Attention Deficit Disorder, Disciplining an ADHD Child, Learning Disabilities, Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child,

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