ADD / ADHD Community
How to improve in my 13 years old son, his short memory
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Anxiety, and Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

How to improve in my 13 years old son, his short memory

How to improve my son Short Term memory? There are any kind of exerccisses? Diets ? etc ??
Related Discussions
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
   There are study techniques that really improve memory.  I don't quite understand what you mean by short term memory.  Even the people that appear to glance at a word, and know it the next day use techniques to do so.  And some superbright people can literally do just that.
   I think the main question is why post to an ADHD forum.  If he has trouble memorizing because he can't concentrate (ADD/ADHD), that is very different than just having trouble memorizing.  Although the techniques will work for both.  Its just a lot more difficult and time consuming for the ADD/ADHD child.   There is no magical diet that will help.  A good nutritional diet is always important.
   So essentially,  I need more information so that I can help you.  Do you suspect ADHD?  What subject is he having trouble in?  Has he always had this problem?  Does he think the teacher is a jerk?   Depending on what is going on I have some books, that I can recommend.
  
Blank
757137_tn?1347200053
Having a poor memory is not all that uncommon. One of my children is that way, and so was my father. They learn ways to maneuver around it. It does annoy my daughter though.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
982214_tn?1407809791
Blank
krichar commented on veronica0808's status
2 hrs ago
982214_tn?1407809791
Blank
krichar commented on veronica0808's status
3 hrs ago
982214_tn?1407809791
Blank
krichar commented on krichar's status
Aug 28
Top Children's Development Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Sandman2
San Pedro, CA
ADD / ADHD Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Children's Development Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Sandman2
San Pedro, CA