Our psychologists are experts in the long-term management of ADHD in children and adults. With our many years of experience, we have had the opportunity to watch many children grow into successful adults.
At The Family Psychology Place, we provide ADHD assessment and support to families in Calgary who need it. Learning coping strategies for ADHD can be very important in development. ADHD guidelines recommend an integrated treatment plan that addresses symptoms and their impact while hopefully preventing common issues from developing further. While medication may be helpful, counseling is also the way to long term success.
Behavioural counseling intervention focuses on tools and coping strategies to help with:
All these interventions develop executive functioning skills.
With younger children, we teach them strategies to use when people tell them to pay attention, sit still, or calm down. Parents and teachers can learn to support them using these strategies. When it comes to teens and adults, a more direct approach is taken, helping with organization, time management, impulse control, and self-awareness.
In addition to diagnosis, monitoring, counseling, and tutoring, we provide behavioural counseling services for:
Contact us today to talk to our experts about ADHD assessment or support.