Author: Dr. Peter Heinze

Hyperactive child: how to make homework easier?

Hyperactive child how to make homework easier The difficult third quarter has begun, and more and more parents who are in varying degrees of brutality from the process of doing homework with their child are contacting me. Unfortunately, lessons are rarely enjoyable for both children and their parents. What if the child is hyperactive? With difficulty concentrating? Parents of such a child usually find it even more difficult to cope with the rigors of doing homework, especially if the child is overexcited, frustrated or too tired. Hyperactive children, in principle, find it difficult to organize their activities and their environment,… Read More

Hyperactivity is a diagnosis or disorder of parenting style

If your child is hyperactive In the syndrome of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, treatment of only the child is probably not worth it. After all, no matter how much a specialist works with a baby, if you do not change the situation, the world around you, the result will still not be achieved. That is why modern medicine for the rehabilitation of children with ADHD provides for mandatory family psychotherapy, during the sessions of which parents begin to understand that the health of their child largely depends on the kind, calm and consistent attitude of adults towards him. Parents are… Read More

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is a condition that causes hyperactivity, impulsivity, and persistent inattention. This syndrome manifests itself in childhood and may persist into adulthood. In children, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is one of the most common mental disorders. Up to 5% of children suffer from it, and boys are 3 times more likely than girls. The symptoms of ADHD vary from patient to patient, and they all have difficulty with activity control, restraint, and attention. When activity is normal, they talk about attention deficit disorder. Both impulsivity and hyperactivity decrease with age. Children with ADHD often have problems… Read More

Hyperactivity myth or reality?

Activity is the motto of wildlife, move faster so that you don’t get eaten, move even faster so that you have a chance to dine. You raise your eyes, the birds fly – they rush after midges, they build nests; lower your eyes, ants scurry under your feet – like the Chinese at a construction site, everything is so interesting, you want to find out everything quickly, participate in everything and, of course, talk about it: “ Ma ! …”, – just captures the spirit, so you want to tell faster. And my mother answered: “Wait! Leave me alone! Once!”… Read More

Hyperactivity – how to deal with it

It is well known, and not only to doctors, that physical education strengthens a person’s health, and often even relieves him of various diseases. Physical exercises improve the functioning of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems, improve metabolism, strengthen muscles and tissues, increase oxygen metabolism, remove toxins, relieve muscle fatigue, and saturate a person with additional energy. But what about children who have or are suspected (at an early age) of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder? After all, they are already moving beyond measure. Will additional physical activity become a “heavy burden” for them? Studies of domestic and foreign experts show that… Read More

If the child has hyperactivity

The hyperactivity of modern children is no longer nonsense. Many parents face the challenges of raising a hyperactive child. Of course, I agree that there is no reason to panic: with age, the nervous system is balanced. But such a child needs special attention and understanding from adults. It is very difficult and sometimes simply unbearably difficult for parents to cope with a restless child. How to help your child? Sometimes children need to be given the opportunity to throw out energy, but, because. Excitation easily turns into overexcitation; it is difficult for the child to stop. Here you need… Read More

Hyperactivity in primary school age

School really hurt me. Some teachers sincerely tried to help me, others decided to leave me as I am, demanding little, expecting even less and hoping for my good behavior in the classroom. All my childhood heard the same thing from them: “Yan, calm down” or “Remember, Jan, you’re only making things worse for yourself.” The teachers didn’t understand what I never wanted to do worse, but did not know how to calm down. From the memories of a hyperactive child Almost all hyperactive children face similar problems. No one can cope with them: neither parents, nor teachers, nor themselves.… Read More

Attention deficit disorder with and without hyperactivity. New approaches

In recent decades, educators, teachers and parents have been forced to pay special attention to children with excessive activity, often combined with various disorders of attention, behavior, problems in relationships with peers and adults. These are children suffering from ADHD – attention deficit disorder with or without hyperactivity, have specific behavioral and attention disorders. At the same time, the majority of children at risk of ADHD have good intellectual potential, as evidenced by the results of special studies. Inability to learn, lack of normal communication skills with peers and adults, high aggressiveness and low assessment of the results of their… Read More

Manifestations and features of the diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

The most common behavioral disorder in childhood is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. According to foreign and domestic studies, the frequency of ADHD among children of preschool and school age reaches 4.0 – 9.5% (according to other sources from 2 to 18%), while ADHD prevails among boys, and the ratio of boys and girls averages 5:1. Currently, there is a trend towards overdiagnosis of this disease. Violations of behavior and attention may be due to the consequences of traumatic brain injuries or neuroinfections , somatic diseases, emotional disorders that manifested themselves as a reaction to a stressful situation, spoiledness, and temperament.… Read More

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD ADHD Help for Parents

In recent years, there have been heated discussions around a mental disorder called Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD, ADHD). This disorder is usually diagnosed in childhood. It is very difficult for such children to maintain concentration for a long time, they absolutely cannot sit still; they are constantly on the move, impulsive and overactive. Unfortunately, more and more children are being diagnosed with ADHD, and many of them are on drugs that increase the activity of the dopamine neurotransmitter. This helps the child to be ready for work, more attentive and focused, and therefore more able to consistently complete tasks.… Read More