Covid Return to School – Letter Template

Since many parents of students with ADHD have expressed concerns about their children returning to school during Covid, CADDAC has developed, Tips for Parents of Students with ADHD Returning to School During Covid to...

Adult ADHD Assessment and Diagnosis

By Heidi Bernhardt, RN The procedure of diagnosing adult ADHD is very similar to diagnosing ADHD in children. In fact it is quite common for adults to be diagnosed after their children are diagnosed....

The Assessment and Diagnosis of ADHD

Assessment The assessment and potential diagnosis of ADHD is not an easy fifteen-minute doctor’s visit. The process should be thorough and take more than one visit. The process is one of evaluating symptoms and...

ADHD in the Post-Secondary Environment

For most people with ADHD symptoms and impairments continue into adolescence and adulthood. These impairments can significantly impact a student’s functioning in the post-secondary setting. The good news is that many more students with...

Understanding Special Education Services

ADHD, Special Education Resources and Advocacy It can be quite difficult to understand how the special education system works in your province, how it compares to others, and specifically how this system impacts your...

ADHD Symptoms in the Classroom

TeachADHD Table 1-1: Manifestation of ADHD Symptoms in the Classroom Reference: Tannock, R., Hum, M., Masellis, M., et al. (2000). Teacher Telephone Interview Basic Training Manual © 2000. Toronto: Unpublished Manuscript, The Hospital for...

The Ontario Human Rights Commission Policy

The Ontario Human Rights Commission Policy Accessible education for students with disabilities Taken from a presentation by Cherie Robertson, OHRC Senior Policy Analyst and author of the policy paper, Accessible education for students with...

ADHD Students’ Right to Education

ADHD Students’ Rights to Education  Students with ADHD have an automatic right to attend class for the same amount of time as their typical peers. They are not required to earn these rights! The...