reward system based on 'real world' -- kids earn chips for good behaviors and chores, then turn them in for things they want. they also lose chips for behaviors that aren't acceptable. (this is the chart I created for my little nanny-kids)
Anger Management Skills for Kids - Remember, it is just as important to teach children social-emotional skills as it is colors, numbers, and letters! Teaching a child to identify and handle their emotions leads to learning empathy, which is one of the greatest gifts we can give a child.
Are you looking for an EASY and EFFECTIVE BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT system that your students will enjoy? BAMS are a great way to motivate and praise your students. Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources pinterest.com/sostherapy/.
Do you want to get your kid to listen to you better? As a child therapist, I learned that it is OK to ignore your child's behavior at times. It can really help to improve behavior when done correctly and is especially effective on behavior problems like temper tantrums, stomping, screaming, yelling, and making mean statements. Check out this post to see when it is OK to used planned ignoring.
Need a good visual to help explain ADHD? I found this awesome infographic from North Shore Pediatric Therapy. ADHD infographic Infographics are a wonderful way to provide a large amount of information. They are far more pleasing to the eye than a (boring) article or handout. Structure of the infographic …
ADHD strategies...wish I had known this 10 years ago when we found out the boy has ADHD!!!---Great tips! I am glad more and more people recognize this isn't a behavior problem or a bad parenting issue.
Find your focus! The idea of an ADHD Diet, high in protein and low in carbohydrates, has gained popularity. Problems concerned with eating are indeed common with ADHD. Just eating a balanced meal before you're "crashing" is a challenge.