Tag: adhd children

ADHD Diagnosis – What’s the Real Epidemic?

ADHD diagnosis and treatment have reached epidemic proportions. According to official US stats, the diagnosis rate went up 42% between 2003 and 2011. The prescr...

Non-traditional approaches

We came to Maximind after searching for a therapy for our son, to help address his increasing inattentiveness at school and home. Although skeptical, having tri...

What is Real Therapy for ADHD

A common term in ADHD circles is the word “therapy”.  This term is used both by those seeking help and the professionals providing ADHD therapy for child...

You’re Not Alone – Important Statistics on ADHD

It’s easy to remember that first moment you thought your child may have ADHD.  Unwanted thoughts of various possibilities and the new challenges you will now...

Springtime Fun for Children with ADHD

After the long dark winter months spring is slowly arriving.  As the weather gets warmer and the flowers start to bloom, it is a great idea to do some outdoor ...

Healthy Eating and ADHD

Using medication to reduce symptoms of ADHD in your child is not always the only option.  There have been many success stories from parents that found natural ...

7 Signs of ADHD in Children

As an ADHD clinic in Toronto, we often get asked – does my child have ADHD?

While ADHD is a very comple...

Children with ADHD Grow Up With it. Not Grow Out of it.

One of the common ‘myths’ of ADHD is that parents convince themselves that eventually their child will grow out of it. Rather than trying to address the rea...

ADHD or Learning Disorder? What’s the Difference?

It can be extremely difficult as a parent to discover that your child has ADHD.  However, it is even more difficult and frustrating after spending time, energy...

Choosing the Best Sporting Activities for Your ADHD Child

Sports and physical activities are a great way for children to get out their energy in a positive way.  It allows them to learn skills and develop focus and co...