Arabic Speech Sound Disorder in Children with ADHD

It is well known that children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) often have co-morbid learning disabilities, including those affecting reading and writing (dyslexia), or numbers and mathematics (dyscalculia). Another area where young children with ADHD may exhibit developmental weaknesses compared to typically developing (TD) children is in the area…

Research into Sleep Interventions for ADHD at Shaqra University

According to the Australian Sleep Health Foundation, up to 70% of children with ADHD suffer from sleep problems. Some of these problems are directly related to the core ADHD symptom of hyperactivity, but they may also be a transient side effect of the more common types of ADHD medication. Medication-induced…

Communication Breakdown: Verbal Interaction with Saudi Children with ADHD

A new study by Dr Wael Al-Dakroury, presented at the 30th World Congress of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics in Dublin, investigated the possible impact of interlocutor familiarity on verbal interaction in children with ADHD in Saudi Arabia. The study measured the difference in the total number of…

Social information processing and aggression in Saudi Children with ADHD

Can the behavioral manifestations of ADHD be explained fully by reference to the clinical symptoms (hyperactivity, impulsivity, inattention) and the interactions between them? Let’s take a hypothetical scenario where a child with ADHD is accidentally bumped by another child, and reacts with aggression. Can we explain the reaction simply in…

ADHD Comedy

Hello and Ramadan Kareem .  I hope everyone is doing good.  Fasting for procrastinators and ADHERS is really hard especially for those who need medication. Imagine already having beautiful blotches in your vision and then having to settle for a world in black and white and you would understand how…

Interview with Sarah Wright

I have a obvious confession to make: I am a chronic procrastinator. When I usually finish work I tend to relax so much that all other activities are put to the wayside. Its a modern day affliction but its a new year and my resolution will be to stick to this blog no matter what….

Awareness Booth on Quality Day

Hello everyone its been awhile. I been in hiatus due to a large amount of work I been doing on behalf of ADHD. In the future I will try to have at least one post on the blog a week so when work clutters around me I will able write…

An ADHDer’s School Life

Hello again guys and welcome to a very special article. I was working for months with Ilham Elhattan, an amazing artist, on the artwork for this article. Ideally the article should been published on Eid but I figured most of you guys would too busy check it out and then unfortunately, I had a…

Lack of priority for ADHD

Everyone it’s been a long time since my last post but I actually been really busy doing some good work for the cause of ADHD. Sept 17 was international day of awareness of ADHD which was last week and it would be usually inexcusable for any ADHD blog to miss it…

So What’s the Deal with ADHD Medication?

Hello again everyone. There was a point in time when I felt that medication was one of the ills of modern society. My ADHD condition was mild but I went through a lot of behavioral therapy at an early age to get to where I am today. I never took medication and this…

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