Our culture defines expectations of our parenting priorities. When we become parents, we latch onto those expectations and adopt them as our own. The problem is, those priorities were created for neurotypical kids and we are raising kids with differences. If our child is different, our parenting should be different too. That means that not everything that matters to our culture really matters for our special brand of parenthood. In this episode of the Parenting ADHD Podcast, I outline what truly matters when raising kids with ADHD (and/or autism).
“The rest of it is just noise that we need to start turning down.”
Resources in the Episode
- Nowhere to Hide, Dr. Jerome Schultz,
- The Insider’s Guide to ADHD, by Penny Williams
- Dr. Hallowell’s Mirror Traits: Article or Video
- Happy Mama Retreat
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