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The Sunny Side of ADHD

To change the way you view your AD/HD child, Edward Hallowell recommends finding the positives in negative behaviors and nurturing these as special gifts:

Negative Trait Positive Mirror Trait
Hyperactive, restless Energetic Energetic
Intrusive Eager
Can’t stay on point Sees connections others don’t
Disorganized Spontaneous
Stubborn Persistent, won’t give up
Inconsistent Shows flashes of brilliance

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