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CHADD Discussion/Support Group for HIGH SCHOOL Students

Support/Discussion Group forHIGH SCHOOL Students with ADD/ADHD                                                                                                or Executive Function issues

FREE and open to high school students.

Held on the 1st Sunday of every month

TIME: 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. 

NO PARENTS PERMITTED IN THE MEETING ROOM!

LOCATION: George Mason Enterprise Center 4031 University Drive Fairfax VA 220

Facilitated/Led by Anne S. Roberts, MA of BrainRelief.org, students will discuss issues caused by ADD/ADHD  or Executive Function issues and strategies for dealing with them, as well as other ADD/ADHD topics.

ØSTRENGTHS AND POSITIVE CHARACTISTICS OF HAVING ADHD
ØEXECUTIVE FUNCTION
ØORGANIZATION
ØDISTRACTIONS AND FOCUSING
ØPERFECTIONISM
ØPROCRASTINATION
ØMOTIVATION
ØPERCEPTIONS OF NON-ADHD PEERS
ØSELF-AWARENESS/SELF ESTEEM/SELF CONFIDENCE
ØSELF-ADVOCACY
ØHELPFUL STATEGIES TO DEAL WITH ADHD
ØGAGETS AND GIZMOS THAT MAY HELP [Time Timer, smart pens, silent alarm watches, sticky notes, + many others]


*Anne S. Roberts, MA is a retired Fairfax County Public Schools’ teacher with a Special Education background. She has ADHD herself, and loves it!


Disclaimer: This is NOT a therapy group.  It is for the support and communication with other students with some of the same ADHD issues and may have strategies that help.

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  • Andrea

    Ms Roberts will you be having another meeting like this in the near future?

    October 21, 2013

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