ADHD in Boys
My son is angry and violent
My 11 year old has also become withdrawn and angry. It s hard to even Speak to him because he is so angry. He also is violent when he doesn t get his way. He hits and kicks me and I don t know how to help him. We ve recently switched meds to see if it helps. It s been 1 1/2 weeks and there is no change. We are trying a behavior chart but he only does things if he wants to. Do I take him off meds entirely and hope for the best in school? How do I help him? At times I’m afraid of him and at times I’m afraid for him. We are also meeting with a psychological. I can’t find a support group in il western suburbs.
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