Please pardon the pun I’ve taken from the tax commercial, I just couldn’t help myself.
There’s nothing that can be more lonely or isolating than being a parent with an ADHD child.
I’ve said it before, it’s vital that parents like this must have a support system outside of family and the established friendship setup.
When you have an ADHD child you quickly learn who your true friends are and yes, this includes family.
When Drew was growing up, our experience with family and friends was a nightmare. Not many of our family members and friends could understand or would try to understand Drew’s disability.
Yes, Drew was wild, I mean he was literally the Tasmanian Devil personified. When people saw us coming they immediately remembered that they had something else to do or there was somewhere they had to be. Continue reading