Category Archives: ADHD

Does Your Child have ADD? Help them get ready for September!

Did you know that rates of attention deficit disorder (ADD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are now estimated at 11%?  ADD/ADHD is a neurological disorder that impacts the way a person pays attention. It most commonly affects school-age children, … Continue reading

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Attention Deficit Disorder: Three Ways Speech Therapy Can Help!

As of 2011, rates of attention deficit disorder (ADD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) reached approximately 11%, up from 9.5% in 2007 and 7.8% in 2003. There are a variety of theories as to why the diagnosis rate continues … Continue reading

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Attention Deficit Disorder: What are the Signs?

Being fidgety and unable to sit still is a typical part of childhood for most kids. But, for some children, the inability to focus becomes an issue that can affect their academic and social well-being. Attention deficit disorder (ADD) and … Continue reading

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ADHD and Speech Therapy: Part 2

You may have heard about attention deficit disorder (ADD) and how it can affect classroom performance. But did you know ADD can affect communication and social skills as well? For this reason, children who have been diagnosed with ADD often … Continue reading

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ADHD and Speech Therapy

In recent years, increasing attention has been given to attention deficit disorder (ADD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), neurological disorders that make it difficult for them to focus and pay attention. Because almost all children can be distractible or … Continue reading

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What is ADHD?

Being antsy and filled with energy is a hallmark of childhood. However, for some children, the inability to sit still and focus goes beyond typical youthful energy and becomes an issue that can affect their academic and social well-being. Attention … Continue reading

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ADHD Awareness Month: Part 2

September is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Awareness Month. To help create awareness of what ADHD is and how if affects people every day, we’ve dedicated several blogs to discussing this disorder. In our last blog, we discussed the ways … Continue reading

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