2-Minute Tutorial: How to Color-Code Your Child’s School Supplies

From the Understood website: Does your child have trouble staying organized? Is her backpack a mess? Does she forget to bring papers home from school? You might want to consider color-coding her school supplies to make things a little easier and more streamlined—for both of you. Watch as ADHD coach Cindy Goldrich shares the whys and hows of assigning a color to each subject in school. Original article and video is here: https://www.understood.org/en/school-learning/learning-at-home/teaching-organizational-skills/2-minute-tutorial-how-to-color-code-your-childs-school-supplies  

2-Minute Tutorial: How to Organize Your Child’s Locker

From the Understood website: Lockers can be a big challenge for kids with executive functioning issues. From disorganization to lost school supplies, it can really be a mess—literally! It can also be hard for kids to figure out when to visit their lockers between classes, and what to take with them at each stop. Watch as ADHD coach Cindy Goldrich offers tips on how to help your child get his locker organized, know what to grab from it and when, … Read more

Combination lock

2-Minute Tutorial: How to Help Your Child Get Comfortable With a Combination Lock

From The Understood Website: Opening a combination lock at school may seem simple to some kids. But for those who struggle with executive functioning, working memory or spatial skills, it can be full of challenges. “Which way is left?” “Do I turn it once or twice?” “What’s my combination, again?” Watch as ADHD coach Cindy Goldrich explains how to help your child get comfortable opening a combination lock. Her tips, plus a handy cheat sheet for your child to take to school … Read more

ADDitude Magazine Online: How Mindset Impacts Learning

This is a premium webinar from the ADDitude website: “…In this audio webinar and slide presentation of “How Mindset Impacts Learning,” Cindy Goldrich, discusses: 1. Common challenges to learning for kids with ADHD and LD 2. The importance of believing they can learn 3. Teaching kids how learning happens in the brain 4. Using failure as a learning experience…” Purchase the webinar here: https://www.additudemag.com/product/adhd-mindset-impacts-learning-goldrich/