ADDitude Magazine: “Dear Teen Parenting Coach: How Do I Teach My Teen to Manage Emotions?” Emotional dysregulation is an often-overlooked, but very real symptom of ADHD. If your teen struggles to control intense emotional reactions, try these practical and peaceful strategies for encouraging calm in … Continue reading ADDitude Magazine: "Dear Teen Parenting Coach: Stay calm and self-regulate when your teens test you"
AttentionTalk Radio: ADHD Tips– The Relationship Between Worry and Anxiety Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder can be stressful, create a lot of anxiety, and lead to worry. In this episode of Attention talk Radio, attention and ADHD coach Jeff Copper (http://digcoaching.com) interviews Dr. Sharon Saline (http://drsharonsaline.com) … Continue reading AttentionTalk Radio: ADHD Tips– The Relationship Between Worry and Anxiety
According to Dr. Saline, anxiety is a physiological response to worry. The primitive part of the brain gets frightened – as if there’s a tiger at the door of the cave. Once triggered, the amygdala takes over the brain with a basic response: fight or … Continue reading ImpactADHD: Fostering Resilience for Kids with Anxiety
Listen to AttentionTalk Radio: Understand ADHD Kids Who Don’t Understand Themselves. (May 2018)
Could the loss of a loved one spark emotional outbursts and runaway anxiety attacks in a tween with ADHD? Dear Teen Parenting Coach Dr. Sharon Saline explains how puberty can exacerbate poor emotional regulation, and how parents can help children struggling with scary and overpowering … Continue reading ADDitude Magazine: How Can We Teach Our Emotional, Anxious Tween to Calm Herself?