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Parents of ADHD Teens and Young Adults

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Hello Parents, what good ways do you have to keep your young adult child motivated to be organized?

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This is a deep, fundamental question. It is very difficult to get inside someone’s head and heart and turn on the motivation switch.

I’ve had most luck with this leading by example but one needs oodles of patience. It can take decades.

Posted by John Tucker, PhD, ACG. ADHD Coach on Aug 02, 2014 at 11:12pm

Hi jopl!

There was just a great discussion on the topic of motivation in another group: http://connect.additudemag.com/groups/topic/No_Motivation1/. You will find a lot of useful advice there.

Penny
ADDconnect Moderator, Author & Mom to Tween Boy with ADHD and LDs

Posted by adhdmomma on Aug 04, 2014 at 2:07pm

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