O'Reilly logo

Calm Your Hyperactive Child by Dr. Sabina Dosani

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

13

Giving children choices

Children enjoy choices. Just like adults, they appreciate having some say in what goes on in their lives.

It doesn’t come much simpler than this. Let children make some decisions for themselves, and they will learn good judgement and to accept responsibility.

Giving children with ADHD chances to make choices is an essential part of managing their behaviour problems. Most parents want to encourage their offspring to think for themselves and come up with their own ideas, but parents of children with ADHD can sometimes lose confidence in their kids’ ability to do this. Show children you believe that they can make good choices, and their self-esteem will soar. Kids with ADHD often feel out of control. Being allowed to ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required