How Do Executive Function Problems Affect My ADHD Child?

How Do Executive Function Problems Affect My ADHD Child?

#ADHDFacts #DrBarkley #GraceUnderPressureBlog #ADHDAwarenessMonth If you or your child have ADHD, you have executive function issues. ADHD is basically all about problems in executive function. What is executive function? “Executive functions (collectively referred to as executive function and cognitive control) are a set of cognitive processes that are necessary for the cognitive control of behavior: … Read more

What Is My ADHD Child’s Executive Function Tank?

What Is My ADHD Child’s Executive Function Tank?

#ADHDFacts #DrBarkley #GraceUnderPressureBlog #ADHDAwarenessMonth Executive function is defined as “self-directed actions needed to sustain problem-solving towards a goal.” “Executive functions (collectively referred to as executive function and cognitive control) are a set of cognitive processes that are necessary for the cognitive control of behavior: selecting and successfully monitoring behaviors that facilitate the attainment of chosen … Read more

What Is My ADHD Child’s Executive Function Age?

What Is My ADHD Child’s Executive Function Age?

“Executive functions (collectively referred to as executive function and cognitive control) are a set of cognitive processes that are necessary for the cognitive control of behavior: selecting and successfully monitoring behaviors that facilitate the attainment of chosen goals. Executive functions include basic cognitive processes such as attentional control, cognitive inhibition, inhibitory control, working memory, and … Read more

Please Stop Giving Me Weight Loss Advice | Weight Loss Is Far More Complicated Than You Think It Is

Please Stop Giving Me Weight Loss Advice | Weight Loss Is Far More Complicated Than You Think It Is

Dear friends and family… And complete strangers in the grocery store… And purveyors of exercise programs… And friends on Facebook… And friends of friends on Facebook… And sellers of diet pills, nutritionals, and protein drinks… And random people who stop by my blog… Please stop giving me weight loss advice. I’m actually less concerned about … Read more