Receiving an ADHD diagnosis is scary and we were no exception in those days following Daniel’s diagnosis. We were scared. I had memories flash through my mind of those kids from school. The behavior problems. The dropouts. Yadda, yadda, yadda.
Thankfully, I had some moms with older kids who set me straight early on. They played a part in how I began to look at ADHD as a gift and not a disability.
One was Lois. As she observed my busy boy when he was around 6, and she told… Continue