About Me: Male, 71, San Pedro, CA, member since Feb 2007
37 years in education. 33 years in elementary school and middle school. 4 years as an elementary school principal. And now retired for 7+ years, but still subbing at the high school and intermediate school level and working with beginning teachers. Because I always
[More] got all the "special kids", I spent a lot of time learning how to work with them.
" It is also possible that he has sensory processing disorder. That is something that an occupational therapist can diagnose and treat. Some good links on SPD are below.
" I agree with Annie, he needs professional help and the sooner, the better. And from his comments of "don't touch me," it sounds like he has been molested. His failure at school could be due to the above or something like ADHD - e..."
Hi. You have answered a couple of my questions as a newly dx adhd 40yr old. You seem quite knowledgeable on the topic. I was wondering if you know of any forums that good and are more active than medhelp?
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