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October is awareness month for ADHD. We wanted to share some resources for understanding ADHD whether it's for yourself, for you to share with family members, or with your child's school. Having awareness and understanding is the first step in helping a child. Read here for understanding symptoms of ADHD: http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD/About-ADHD.aspx Here it uncovers myths and misunderstandings about ADHD: http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD/About-ADHD/Myths-and-Misunderstandings.aspx The Science of ADHD: http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD/About-ADHD/The-Science-of-ADHD.aspx ADHD and Advocacy: http://www.chadd.org/Advocacy.aspx Can your child with ADHD receive an IEP or a 504 plan? http://www.wrightslaw.com/info/add.index.htm For an excellent magazine on ADD, check out ADDitude: https://www.additudemag.com The three types of ADHD: https://www.understood.org/en/learning-attention-issues/child-learning-disabilities/add-adhd/the-3-types-of-adhd A fabulous website for information on learning and attention: https://www.understood.org/en A quick one minute video summarizing ADHD: http://totallyadd.com/adhd-awareness-minute-no-music/ If you have questions about where to start or how to continue on your journey with ADD/ADHD, our door is always open! Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. With Appreciation, Christina and Wendy Please visit ADDitude's website for more truths about ADHD. https://www.additudemag.com/adhd-is-not-fake/