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Anyone know what to expect? My son has ADHD for as long as we can remember. And now its starting to affect is school work. So we are going to talk to a childrens therapist for the first time in 8 years! Anyone know what to expect?

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Asked by smarie1011 at 4:26 PM on Oct. 7, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • What specifically is his issue as it relates to ADHD? Inattention? Impulsiveness? Behavior?

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:28 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • good answer to the above poster, but I would add....Is the child currently on any medications? prescriptions or Otc? they can cause reactions in children and some children are more sensitive than others......

    Answer by michaux at 5:41 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • When we had our son with a counselor, they were trying to work with im more for his impulse control. However, after a while, it didn't show any improvment and she recommended him to a psychiatrist who prescribed him a medication.

    Answer by spiritguide_23 at 6:46 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • to be informed and have questions ready to ask

    Answer by mekarevell at 1:10 AM on Oct. 9, 2010

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