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Tips for Helping your ADHD Child Study for Tests

Tips for Helping your ADHD Child Study for Tests

Studying for tests, especially mid-terms or finals, can be stressful for anyone.  When a student is diagnosed with ADHD, it can be even more difficult to focus and stay attentive under all the pressure of taking several big tests. Here are some tips for helping your ADHD-diagnosed child study for tests.
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Help your ADHD Child Conquer Test Anxiety

Help your ADHD Child Conquer Test Anxiety

All students occasionally show test anxiety, but research suggests that children with ADHD and other learning disabilities are especially likely to experience anxiety before and during test taking. These students may have cognitive difficulties that interfere with test-taking abilities, negative self-concept as a result of poor academic performance in the past, and lack of study skills needed to feel adequately prepared for tests.

Here are seven strategies to help your ADHD-diagnosed student reduce test-taking anxiety:

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