Over the past 20 years, I have conducted thousands of interviews with kids and their families, I have learned about the power and perils of digital media. I have heard from families about their use of computer, console, handheld, online, smartphone, and tablet-based video games. But one game has stood out as the most popular and compelling game for children with ADHD: Minecraft. Why does Minecraft appeal so much to children with ADHD?

Over the past 20 years, I have conducted thousands of interviews with kids and their families, I have learned about the power and perils of digital media. I have heard from families about their use of computer, console, handheld, online, smartphone, and tablet-based video games. But one game has stood out as the most popular and compelling game for children with ADHD: Minecraft. Why does Minecraft appeal so much to children with ADHD?

Could better social skills for your ADHDer be a tap and slide away? Check out these apps designed to help kids navigate the social scene.

Could better social skills for your ADHDer be a tap and slide away? Check out these apps designed to help kids navigate the social scene.

ADHD infographic put together by the team at Rawhide Boys Ranch. Everything from prevalence rates, types, warning signs, myths and facts, adult symptoms and parenting tips.

ADHD infographic put together by the team at Rawhide Boys Ranch. Everything from prevalence rates, types, warning signs, myths and facts, adult symptoms and parenting tips.

Your kids will love these LEGO STEM challenge cards! The perfect learning activity to get kids interested in learning when they think they are just playing with LEGO! All of these challenges have been 'tween-approved'.

Your kids will love these LEGO STEM challenge cards! The perfect learning activity to get kids interested in learning when they think they are just playing with LEGO! All of these challenges have been 'tween-approved'.

Most people are neurologically equipped to determine what's important and get motivated to do it, even when it doesn't interest them. Then there are the rest of us, who have attention deficit.

Most people are neurologically equipped to determine what's important and get motivated to do it, even when it doesn't interest them. Then there are the rest of us, who have attention deficit.

"ADHD can affect your child's success in school. ADHD symptoms, iinattention, impulsiveness and hyperactivity, get in the way of learning. Discover how parents can help their ADHD child." www.HealthyPlace.com

"ADHD can affect your child's success in school. ADHD symptoms, iinattention, impulsiveness and hyperactivity, get in the way of learning. Discover how parents can help their ADHD child." www.HealthyPlace.com

ADHD diet. Eat lots of protein, complex carbs, Omega-3 foods. ... Can't hurt, anyway.

ADHD diet. Eat lots of protein, complex carbs, Omega-3 foods. ... Can't hurt, anyway.

"In the last decade, functional medical imaging has revealed that the human brain is functionally organized into large-scale connectivity networks. These networks, and the connections between them, mature throughout early childhood all the way to young adulthood. Networks found to have lagging maturation in ADHD are linked to the very behaviors that are the symptoms of ADHD."

"In the last decade, functional medical imaging has revealed that the human brain is functionally organized into large-scale connectivity networks. These networks, and the connections between them, mature throughout early childhood all the way to young adulthood. Networks found to have lagging maturation in ADHD are linked to the very behaviors that are the symptoms of ADHD."

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