Dear Coach of an ADHD Athlete

Dear Coach of an ADHD Athlete

In a recent blog post titled “ADHD:  The Tears of a Mom” I talked about my son’s struggle with a new tennis coach.  I felt somewhat to blame for this struggle between my ADHD athlete and his coach because I hadn’t educated the coach on ADHD, much less mentioned that...
ADHD: The Tears of a Mom

ADHD: The Tears of a Mom

Raising children is hard.  Raising children who have an ADHD diagnosis is even harder.  The term, “complex kids,” that Elaine and Diane coined over at Impact ADD, resonates with me.  ADDers are complex.  Raising them, teaching them, coaching them, etc. can bring about...