It is about my girl. I view her differently. I see her as fragile.
It is about my girl.
Driven to Distraction.
Attention Deficit Disorder
Dr. Scott Brown.
Dr. Jed Hallowell
What bothered me?
The fact that Jeremy and I will complete a questionnaire as well her teacher, who has direct observation of her on a day to day basis. Certainly from an academic perspective. The results are then reviewed or 'scored' by the school psychologist and then we take them to our pediatrician.
This is the same pediatrician who when I asked for help in dealing with Will a year plus ago referred me to the most unhelpful and inappropriate resources.
I was fortunate to meet a woman at McDonald's and after we got to talking, she provided me with two viable referrals to appropriate providers.
The standard treatment for ADHD without the H?
There are some studies that show there is some improvment with Omega-3 supplements.
Medication is not a cure, it is merely a method to normalize the function of the brain.
Clearly, I have put the cart before the horse.
So in the meantime we wait.
Patience is a virture.