Q: “How can I help my kids get along when one has ADHD and requires more attention than the other?”Sibling relationships are, for many of us, among the longest and deepest of our lives.
Few people share our family story or provoke our anger so effectively and instantaneously as our brothers and sisters. For the neurotypical siblings of individuals with ADHD, this nuanced relationship is particularly complicated.Birth order and gender affect most sibling relationships.
Somehow, despite stark differences, siblings are expected to get along and offer mutual support. Beyond that, neurotypical siblings of kids with ADHD are frequently encouraged to accommodate, tolerate, and overlook issues that infuriate, scare, or embarrass them.Read more on additudemag.com