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Home Activities That Improve Executive Functioning

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Home Activities That Improve Executive Functioning- Written by Michael Smith,Play Attention's Lead Executive Function Coach  Play Attention improves the cognitive skills that lay the foundation for strong Executive Functioning, but many of our clients would like to know other activities they can do outside of their Play Attention sessions to improve cognitive skills even more.  In…

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A Diet That May Reduce ADHD Symptoms

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A Diet That May ReduceADHD Symptoms The Ketogenic diet is very low in carbohydrates and high in fats. Most ADHD diets tell you to increase healthy fats and protein and reduce refined carbohydrates which can regulate blood sugar. This can also reduce mood swings and improve attention. ADDitudemag.com recently published an article reviewing whether the Keto diet…

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How School Stress Negatively Affects Your Child’s Brain – What you can do to help

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How School Stress Negatively Affects Your Child's BrainWhat You Can Do to Help Stress is defined by the American Psychological Association as; any uncomfortable "emotional experience accompanied by predictable biochemical, physiological and behavioral changes. Some stress can be beneficial for our well being; however, when stressors become chronic this is when it can affect our health.” Chronic…

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Do Sleep Problems Cause ADHD?

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Do Sleep Problems Cause ADHD?  We all know that if you don’t get enough quality sleep you will not have good attention. ADDitudeMag.com recently hosted a webinar about how sleep affects the ADHD brain and the two experts, Joel Nigg, Ph.D. and Elizabeth Super, M.D., gave some helpful insight on the subject. Here are some pinpoints from…

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Home Activities That Improve Executive Functioning

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Home Activities That Improve Executive Functioning- Written by Michael Smith,Play Attention's Lead Executive Function Coach  Play Attention improves the cognitive skills that lay the foundation for strong Executive Functioning, but many of our clients would like to know other activities they can do outside of their Play Attention sessions to improve cognitive skills even more.  In…

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No More Homework Meltdowns

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No More Homework Meltdowns All of our clients are assigned a Personal Executive Function Coach.  This is one dad's reply to his Personal EF Coach who was following up to see how his daughter was progressing:   Hello Mike,It’s interesting that I just took this picture on Monday with thoughts of sending it to you.As I…

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Home Activities That Improve Executive Functioning

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Home Activities That Improve Executive Functioning - Written by Michael Smith,Play Attention's Lead Executive Function Coach  Play Attention improves the cognitive skills that lay the foundation for strong Executive Functioning, but many of our clients would like to know other activities they can do outside of their Play Attention sessions to improve cognitive skills even more. …

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ADHD & Emotional Control. What is the connection & how can we develop emotional control?

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ADHD & Emotional Control Have you ever found yourself watching your child mid-tantrum and wonder - Why is he having such a BIG reaction to a situation that seems so small? Children with ADHD often exhibit exaggerated emotions.  How can we help them develop emotional control? Recently an article in Additude magazine; Exaggerated Emotions: How and Why ADHD Triggers Intense…

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