Dear Miss Arbour, I was one of the unfortunate people who viewed your video “The Truth About ADHD.”  I am not a violent person, but the words that came out of your mouth made me want to punch you in the face.  Not only were you obnoxious and idiotic, you were completely ignorant about ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and were giving your uneducated opinion about a real mental disorder that affects over one billion people worldwide, according...

This is a guest post written by Marie Miguel. Marie Miguel is an avid internet researcher. She is fueled by her determination to answer the many questions she hasn’t been able to find the answer to anywhere else. When she finds these answers she likes to spread the knowledge to others seeking help. She is always looking for outlets to share her information, therefore she occasionally has her content published on different websites and blogs. Even though she doesn’t...

It is no secret that parenting a child with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) can be difficult, overwhelming, and frustrating.  It is not the child’s fault, nor the parent’s fault.  ADHD is a mental disorder that affects the way people act and focus in many different ways.  ADHD is not the same for every one, which makes it a very interesting and complicated disorder.  People are born with ADHD and one of the many misconceptions about ADHD is that...

My seven year old daughter recently had her First Reconciliation, which is one of the seven holy sacraments in the Catholic church.  During Reconciliation, a person confesses their sin to a priest in private and then the priest absolves it, letting the person know that God forgives them for their sins.  It was a very exciting day for my daughter, because her teacher had been preparing my daughter and her classmates for this sacrament for months now.  I could tell that my...

In honor of Valentine’s Day, I decided to do my part to spread some ADHD love by asking parents of children with ADHD what they loved about them.  I posted my question on My Little Villager’s Facebook page and within minutes, parents began gushing about their amazing children and how proud they are to be their parents.  (I posted some of the parents’ responses below, but there were many, many more.  To read all of the parents’ wonderful words spoken...

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