It’s one thing to parent kids with ADHD and other complex issues in ‘regular’ times. It’s another, entirely, to parent complex kids in the kind of bizarre and unsettling world we’re living through at the moment.
Let’s focus on a couple of unorthodox coping strategies. These are two of many clever innovations discovered by my clients themselves, ones that helped them successfully personalize some familiar ADHD strategies.
I love making up and sharing words, I’ve been doing it since I was a kid and began speaking.
Now I do this regularly to improve my emotional intelligence, working memory, social skills, and to get outside my own comfort zone.