LDAWC- 7th Annual Family Conference

Don’t miss this year’s exciting line up of speakers at the Learning Disabilities Association of Wellington County’s 7th Annual Family Conference! It is being held virtually and is FREE to attend, but registration is required. The theme this year will be social skills and learning disabilities. Keynote speaker will be world-renowned author and presenter, Rick Lavoie. The day will include two breakout sessions with your choice of speakers to choose from. For more information, check … Continue reading LDAWC- 7th Annual Family Conference

You’re Too Sensitive

Did you know that people with ADHD can experience things in an extreme, hypersensitive way? Emotional self-control can be a challenge and they can have hypersensitivity to things like sounds and light and even the feel of things against their skin. This doesn’t mean they’re too sensitive, it means it’s a part of their ADHD. Keath Low wrote “Understanding Hypersensitivity in ADHD” for Verywellmind.org and outlines the sensitivities someone with ADHD may experience. He also … Continue reading You’re Too Sensitive

LDAWC-Typing Program

Keyboarding is one of the most important skills for students to learn. Our program is an effective way to learn & improve on typing skills. What: The LDAWC Typing Program offers a fun way to learn how to type as well as to improve typing skills. Keyboarding means being able to type with speed and accuracy, without needing to look down at your hands on the keyboard, and this has many benefits including reduced fatigue, … Continue reading LDAWC-Typing Program

The Attention Games – Focus through Fun

Working on attention span and focus with your child this year? Why not try some games? But what are some practical games for children with ADHD and attention challenges, you may ask? How do you get your child to sit still long enough to play a game? Pamela Seeds, M.SC., PH.D. shares some top notch ideas that are sure to keep you and your children enjoying some playful fun together while working on the skills … Continue reading The Attention Games – Focus through Fun

A day in the life of someone with ADHD

For anyone who has ever asked the question “What is it like to have ADHD?”,  ArdelleVision gets personal by sharing a very raw reflection in  What is ADHD Like: A Day in the Life.   At the :32 second mark in, you can see that this is going to be an intense, in-depth look at what it can really be like. Ardelle allows herself to be vulnerable and you cannot help but connect with her when … Continue reading A day in the life of someone with ADHD