ADHD in Girls
Daughter having trouble keeping friends
My 9 yr old daughter is having a problem with a friend. She finally found another girl who she had things in common with this year, she was a tomboy like my daughter, liked sports, didn’t like dresses….etc, but a few months ago she stopped playing with my daughter and is playing with another girl in class. My daughter feels really sad and keeps asking her to sit by her at lunch, and the other girl will reply that she doesn’t want to sit by her because she chews with her mouth open, my daughter told her she didn’t know she did that and would stop, the girl said well I still don’t want to sit by you, she has been running away from my daughter and recess with this other girl, telling my daughter that she asks to many questions and talks to much, and still my daughter wants to be her friend.
My questions are, how can I get her to stop trying to be this girls friend, because obviously this girl doesn’t want to be friends with my daughter anymore, and that breaks my heart because my daughter is so sweet and is always thinking about others, she keeps writing her friend notes at school and coloring her pictures because she just wants to be her friend so bad again :/ Also, when she makes a friend, how can I get her to keep them without the ADHD symptoms getting in the way and annoying the other girls?
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