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ADHD or OCD? The Best Way You Can Know for Sure

ADHD or OCD? The Best Way You Can Know for Sure

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) is a national health crisis that continues to grow, yet remains one of the most misunderstood and incorrectly treated illnesses today. ADHD, which adds a hyperactive…

It’s Not Just for Boys: Women, Stop Struggling with ADD Today

It’s Not Just for Boys: Women, Stop Struggling with ADD Today

Despite being diagnosed much more rarely than men, many women around the world struggle with ADD. While there is no biological evidence that ADD affects boys more than girls, boys…

10 Simple Ways to Help Autism

10 Simple Ways to Help Autism

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of developmental disabilities characterized by communication challenges, abnormal social skills, learning disabilities, and behavioral problems.…

How To Help Someone Who Can’t Help Themselves

How To Help Someone Who Can’t Help Themselves

We all know the feeling. The desperation and frustration as we watch someone we love struggling in a fight that they can’t seem to win by themselves. It can make…

How Being Grateful Year Round Can Impact Your Mood

How Being Grateful Year Round Can Impact Your Mood

When you bring your attention to the things you are grateful for in life, your brain actually works better. Research shows that people are healthier, more optimistic, make progress towards…

Gluten and Autism Connection

5 Foods That Can Make Autism Worse

Having seen more than 1,000 patients with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) at Amen Clinics, one of the first lessons we learned is that the condition is not caused by…

Undiagnosed ADD Doesn’t Affect Just You, It Hurts Those Around You Too, But It Doesn’t Have to.

Undiagnosed ADD Doesn’t Affect Just You, It Hurts Those Around You Too, But It Doesn’t Have to.

While ADD is most often thought of as a disorder for children and adolescent boys with behavioral issues, 4.1% of all US adults have ADD, and 41% of those adults…

How Neurofeedback Can Help You

How Neurofeedback Can Help YOU!

Joey, age 9, struggled with hyperactivity, restlessness, impulse control problems, inattention, and distractibility. His pediatrician had suggested trying a couple of different medications but Joey’s mother was interested in trying…

autism spectrum disorder

5 Facts About Autism That Can Help Prepare You

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. People with ASD…