Teens with ADD have trouble in school

ADD standing for Attention Deficit Disorder. Attention deficit disorder is a neurobehavioral disorder that affects 3-5 percent of all American teens. It is hard for a teen to stay focused and on task when they have attention deficit disorder. Things you would want to look for in your teen...

Teens And ADD And ADHD – Teens And ODD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) There are two main diagnoses associated with children struggling in school today. They are ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder), sometimes also referred to as Conduct Disorder. We will try to explain these so you may have a little better...

Teen Boarding Schools

Troubled Teen boarding schools are independent, college preparatory schools that provide housing facilities for students and faculty. Boarding schools are sometimes referred to as “intentional communities” because the faculty and staff at boarding schools work very hard to create an environment for students that is safe, academically challenging, active,...

ADHD Boarding Schools – Teen Specialty Schools

ADHD Boarding Schools Many students in today’s society must deal with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD.  An estimated 8 to 10 percent of school-aged students live with the disorder.  These students struggle with the many side effects that the disorder brings, including hyperactivity, impulsivity, and inattention.  These side...