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“All Behavior is Communication:” The Discipline Approaches That Work for Real ADHD Families

behavioral challenges — and many more. ADHD traits like emotional dysregulation, impulsivity, and poor working memory often contribute to these challenges, but the manifestations are unique to each child and their circumstances.

No single discipline approach that will work for every family.That said, some of our best ideas come from other parents who have walked similar paths. So here are ADDitude readers’ answers to the question, “What is your most effective discipline approach when your child with ADHD acts up or acts out?”“My son has the hardest time with transitions, which used to lead to gargantuan meltdowns all the time… We have found that giving him space to have his big reactions — even if it means screaming and stomping — in a way

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