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What struggles do parents face when kids have ADHD?

Douglas E. Severance, MD
Family Medicine
Parents of a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may face more difficult behavior issues and may not be able to use traditional parenting skills. It may be necessary to find support groups or educational classes to learn new coping skills. It may also be helpful to seek family counseling and problem-solving techniques to help cope with these issues.

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