ADHD children & the concept of time

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about ADHD ADD Behavior Management and other ADD-ADHD topics.

How can I help my child manage his time better?

ADHD children & the concept of time

Time is an elastic concept for people with ADHD ADD. It either drags by, or races at the speed of light. Have your attention deficit child guess how long a task will take before he begins. Then quietly observe how long it really takes. Be careful not to turn this into a race. Keeping a record of tasks and the time they take can provide you and your child with valuable information useful for planning and scheduling.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this ADD-ADHD Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Susan Sayour