Speech Therapy for Kids With ADHD

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Your Role

  • Make observations about pre and post medication behaviors (help with dosing)
  • Help teachers make accommodations / modifications as necessary
    -Preferential seating
    -Obtain attention before giving directions
    -Have student repeat directions
    -Break down bigger tasks
    -use visual reminders like checklist
    -Use visual organizers to help with follow-through
  • Treat any speech or language problems that occur if necessary
    -Social Skills
    -Impulse control (think before talk)
    -Executive function skills (planning/organizing)
    -Topic maintenance
    -Recalling past evenings
    -Answering comprehension questions

Additional resources on this website about ADHD: