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Does anyone know of any socialization groups in Massachusetts for preteen boys with ADHD?

Does anyone know of socialization groups for 11 year old boys with ADHD in or around Walpole, Massachusetts? Thank you for any feedback.

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DeNoyer

Asked by DeNoyer at 7:45 PM on Jun. 19, 2011 in Tweens (9-12)

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  • My oldest son has severe ADHD. When he was 10 we started him in Karate. Team sports are not ideal for ADHD kids. Karate teaches discipline and self control. It helped my son a lot. He became friends with several boys that attended also. He is still best friends 16 yrs later with 2 of them. Some people advised scouting to us. Scouting was never a good fit for us. Find a group for something he's interested in. Painting, music, dance, martial arts...any place he shows interest is aleready a good start.
    GrnEyedGrandma

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 8:00 PM on Jun. 19, 2011

  • Thank you for your feedback. Much appreciated.
    DeNoyer

    Comment by DeNoyer (original poster) at 8:23 PM on Jun. 19, 2011

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