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For almost a year now, my daughter with ADHD has been suffering from depression. When her doctor diagnosed her with depression, I was shocked and I didn’t know what to say. I was like a deer in headlights. “But she’s six years old,” I said. “How could she have depression?” According to WebMD, 2.5% of children in the US have depression, but in a study done with 125 children with ADHD, 39% of those children had depression. So why is depression much higher with children who have ADHD? Kids with ADHD have...

It occurred to me that I mostly write about the struggles and challenges my daughter with ADHD faces and that is just not fair. I think parents of ADHDers can all agree that while having ADHD can make life more difficult and stressful for both our children and ourselves at times, it also provides our children with a lot of amazing qualities. These qualities are going to allow our children to go far in life and become very successful. Many people with ADHD grow up to be entrepreneurs, inventors, and trend-setters. Very important and famous...

Use Code: GALS10 to get 10% off until 2/7/16 My six year old daughter was diagnosed with ADHD last year. While there are many positive things that come with her ADHD, such as her creativity and awesome way of thinking outside the box, it also comes with a lot of hidden struggles most people aren’t aware of, such as depression and anxiety. To help spread ADHD Awareness, I use this blog, YouTube, and social media to help educate people about ADHD and let them know what it is really like for children with ADHD. One example of how...

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