How One Mother Tried Everything & Eventually Led To Meds For Childs ADHD

How One Mother Tried Everything & Eventually Led To Meds For Childs ADHD

I made the decision to medicate at a kid’s homeschool party. August is six. He is smart, kind, and funny. He’s able to distinguish between almost identical species of toad and ready to tell you already where he’ll go to college and what he’ll study (Clemson, salamanders). The first to share with his brothers. The one to break out a wry comment or sarcastic joke to break the tension. He’s clever, this one, fun to be around, a fan of wild hairstyles — he’s had a mohawk, spikes, and an asymmetrical cut in his short life, all by his suggestion. He has...

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