Challenging Common Myths About ADHD

October is ADHD Awareness Month, so we’ll continue debunking stereotypes and correcting misinformation.

“An ADHD brain is wired differently from other brains, and no sugar-free, gluten-free, screen-free diet is going to change that.”

“Instead of expecting the children to do better, first we the adults must do better. Then the children will feel better, then they can learn the skills they need, and only then can they do better.”

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Jillian has Child and Youth Work diploma as well as a BA in Psychology. Jillian worked on the front lines of Social Services agencies from 2003 - 2012. Jillian has taken numerous continuing education courses and has attended various workshops focused on supporting neurodiverse children, in particular children with ADHD.

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