Discussion guides for parents or caregivers

Communication is important when helping your child with ADHD. Below, you’ll find guides to help you guide discussions with your child’s healthcare professional and teacher about ADHD.

Talk to your child’s healthcare professional

Are you considering an ADHD treatment for your child? Not sure of the treatment options? Learning about your child's treatment options can be confusing. That's why we created this Healthcare Professional Discussion Guide. We've included a list of helpful questions to ask your healthcare professional.

Download and take this guide to your next appointment.

Talk to your child’s teacher

It can be helpful to have a discussion with your child’s teacher about ADHD. We’ve created a Teacher Discussion Guide that is designed by a trained healthcare professional for parents and caretakers of elementary school-aged children who have been evaluated and diagnosed with ADHD.

Download this guide and use it to start a discussion with your child’s teacher.

Tips and FAQs for Caregivers

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), ADHD may be treated with medicine as part of a total treatment plan that may include behavioral therapy and education about ADHD. This educational handout can help answer some questions you may have about ADHD and how to best address your child's individual needs.

Download caregiver tips and frequently asked questions.