“The Gift of Grit: Helping Children with ADHD Overcome Failure, Fear, and Disappointment” [Video Replay & Podcast #248]

Episode Description


Children with ADHD struggle and fail more continuously than their friends. They have trouble beginning and finishing tasks, homework is regularly a fight, and infrequently it seems their chores won't ever get done. These repeated demanding situations lead to guilt, disgrace, and anxiousness.

As parents, we regularly combat to know and talk about this phase of consideration deficit dysfunction (ADHD or ADD). That’s the place The Wall of Awful comes in. It is a tool that is helping us visualize and perceive the impact that repeated failure has on our youngsters and ourselves. Once we are aware of it, we can extra easily talk about — and overcome the shame, disappointments, and nervousness which are frequently related with ADHD.

In this webinar, you're going to learn from Brendan Mahan, M.Ed., MS, about:

  • The Wall of Awful — what it's and how it keeps our children from initiating duties and taking risks
  • How to raised perceive the emotional affect of repeated failure and how it affects each youngsters and adults
  • How to speak with your youngsters and family members concerning the emotional affect of repeated failure
  • Five techniques other people try to get previous the emotional barrier created by means of failure—and which of them work best
  • How to assist your kid exchange his emotional state so he can get began extra simply
  • How to restrict the position of guilt and disgrace in ADHD
  • How to assist your child increase the resiliency, methods, and grit vital to find success

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Meet the Expert Speaker

Brendan Mahan, M.Ed., MS, is the producer and host of the ADHD Essentials Podcast, an across the world known ADHD/Executive Function knowledgeable, and an engaging, sought-after speaker. He helps folks, households, colleges, and businesses arrange the demanding situations of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder thru an way that blends education, collaborative problem-solving, and duty with compassion, humor, and a focal point on strengths and expansion. You can contact him at [email protected].| See expert’s full bio »

Listener Testimonials

  • “This was once a super webinar. Full of useful guidelines and methods, and a just right reminder to be affected person with myself and my daughter.  Thank you!”
  • “I used to be impressed with what number of choices were urged for a wide range of difficulties.  Also, having a look at why a behavior may happen to match an appropriate response.  Thank you!”
  • “So helpful.  I'm a father or mother of, a teacher of, and a spouse of a person with ADHD.  This webinar was once useful for all roles.”

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