Family Training on AD/HD
Parent-to-Parent Workshops are a series of interactive classes covering a variety of topics pertaining to the understanding of and management of AD/HD.
Classes are typically offered over one or more weekends.
Classes may be scheduled over successive Saturdays, or over one full weekend.
Total class time is approximately 14 hours.
Topics Discussed in the Sessions Include (but are not limited to):
- Overview of AD/HD
What is AD/HD? - AD/HD & Co-Existing Conditions
- Girls & AD/HD - When You Also Have AD/HD - Talking to Kids About AD/HD
- From Assessment to Treatment
The Science of ADHD - Assessment / Evaluations for ADHD - Multimodal Treatment Plan - AD/HD Medications
Is Drug Abuse an Issue? - Complementary/Alternative Plans
- Parenting Strategies & Positive Behavior Interventions
Parenting Strategies - Behavior Management Tools & Skills - Sibling Survival Skills - Severe Behavior Issues
Comparison of the IIDEA/Section 504 Options - Managing the IEP Process - Accommodations & Interventions
Executive Functioning & School Success - Transitions to Middle/High School - Help with Homework
- Teen Challenges & Future Success
Self Esteem - Ad/HD & Teens - Safe Driving - Disciplinary & Criminal Settings - Financial Literacy