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How can parents help their child with ADHD behave?

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  • Whether your child with ADHD is young or a teen, you can show them you’re firm but fair (and fun) by doing two key things. Encourage good behavior with praise or rewards immediately.
  • Make consequences for bad behavior clear, understood, and consistent. Your approach will depend on your child’s age.

SOURCE:

National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 06, 2018

SOURCE:

National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 06, 2018

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