Alden School offers a diverse learning community. We have all types of learners here! At times, students may have questions about why another student has a person with him or her, or why they may leave the class to see other adults during the school day. Other students may need support understanding a their own disability.
Children and Adults with ADHD (CHADD) - A lot of great resources within this website.
Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADHD
The first 3 minutes of this video gives people an idea of what it's like being a child with ADHD at school. The remaining portion video endorses a program I'm not familiar with, but has an interest approach to treating ADHD.
ADHD and Emotional Regulation - this video is a bit long, but provides a lot of information about how ADHD affects emotional regulation.
Just Like You is a non-profit organization that has created videos to support disability awareness, that help us all to understand these conditions better. With understanding comes the ability to be a better friend. "When you know better, you do better."