ADHD: How to help your child at home

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Find out how structure, consistency and clear communication can help you support a child with ADHD symptoms.

Key points

  • Behavioural treatment for ADHD involves parents and teachers working together to create a structured environment for a child based on consistent rules and clear communication.
  • To set your child up for success, use clear and concise instructions, reminders and prompts for desired behaviours and positive body language.
  • To help your child handle social situations, play games that require co-operation with others, give positive feedback as soon as possible and focus on your child’s talents and strengths.
Last updated: February 20th 2024