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Survey Says: Teens’ devices are interrupting learning

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Numerous studies indicate that as our use of technology has increased our ability to sustain focus and pay attention to detail has decreased. A recent study briefed by EducationDive and published in Education Week shows that educators are weighing in on this heavily debated topic.  Educators are stating that our teens’ devices are also impeding their learning. In this study,…

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ADHD Meds May Cause Psychosis

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Potential side effects of ADHD medication is a concern for many people struggling with attention difficulties.   A recent study published by The New England Journal of Medicine looks further into whether certain ADHD medications may cause psychosis in teens. The large study was conducted by Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts. The study specifically looked…

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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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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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How to Motivate Your ADHD Teen

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Motivation is difficult especially in teens, and when you add ADHD to the mix, it can feel almost impossible. However, motivation improvement is not  impossible and can be accomplished with the right tools and techniques. Thus, making motivating your teen with ADHD is achievable. Additude Magazine recently did an article on this topic and specifically…

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