July 2020 Youth Resources

Early Childhood

ADHD in Toddlers: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment, by Michele Novotni, Ph.D., ADDitude Magazine

Medically Reviewed by William Dodson, M.D., 06/09/2020

https://www.additudemag.com/adhd-symptoms-in-toddlers/

Elementary

Why Is My Child So Angry and Defiant? An Overview of Oppositional Defiant Disorder, by Royce Flippen, ADDitude Magazine

Medically Reviewed by Sharon Saline, Psy.D 09/01/2019 and Updated 01/14/2020

https://www.additudemag.com/parenting-a-defiant-adhd-child/

Adolescent

How Do I Teach My Teen Life Skills Before He Leaves for College? by Patricia Quinn, M.D., ADDitude Magazine

Updated 06/19/2018

https://www.additudemag.com/how-do-i-teach-my-teen-life-skills-before-he-leaves-for-college/

7 Essential Life Skills for College-Bound Teens, by ADHD Editorial Board, ADDitude Magazine

Updated 03/11/2020

https://www.additudemag.com/7-essential-life-skills-for-teens/

Want the Secret to Motivating Teens? Start with These Three Questions, by Wes Crenshaw, Ph.D, ADDitude Magazine

Updated 04/17/18

https://www.additudemag.com/motivating-a-teenager-with-adhd/

Parental Criticism May Worsen ADHD Symptoms by Devon Frye, ADDitude Magazine

Updated 02/22/17

https://www.additudemag.com/parental-criticism-may-worsen-adhd-symptoms/#:~:text=Recent%20research%20indicates%20that%20it%20may%20lead%20to%20more%20challenging,parental%20criticism%20of%20a%20child.