ADHD

About ADHD

Does your child suffer from ADHD?

What does the little dreamer staring out of the classroom window have in common with the wild boy forever disrupting the class with his hyperactive and energetic behaviour?

Cognitive and learning disorders

Cognitive function, also called cognitive performance or cognition, refers to the ability of an individual to think, process, and store information in order to solve problems.

Autism - from Natural Standard

Autism is a brain disorder that is associated with a wide range of developmental problems, especially in communication and social interaction.

Dyslexia: the broken link

Dyslexia can make simple tasks like operating an ATM impossible. The exact cause of dyslexia is unkown, but we look at some of the treatments that exist to overcome the condition.

Parenting a child with ADHD

Consistency is the key to success in effective parenting of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

ADHD: family dynamics

A psychologist discusses how ADHD affects the family, and how some planning and structure can 'normalise' things for everyone.

Asperger syndrome

Asperger syndrome is a mild type of autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

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ADHD Expert

Delia Strondl is a Registered Career Counsellor focusing on both school readiness and career counselling. She achieved her honours in Psychology and completed a career counselling internship. Since then, she has been working with children with a variety of learning difficulties including ADHD and Cerebral Palsy. Read more

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