ADHD and The Video Game War! The Positives, Negatives, and Strategies to Help Regulate Video Game Us

image: shutter stock/Dmitry Naumov Often therapists hear from parents, “I just don’t know what to do about my kid’s addiction to video games. Please help!” The role presence of video games and electronic devices in the everyday lives of kids has become a major concern for parents, researchers, and clinicians in the mental health field. If you are the parent of a child who has been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyper-Activity Disorder (whether inattentive, hyperactive, or combined types) you may have noticed particular challenges regulating your child’s video game use. If you’ve ever experienced frequent arguments over video games that often last for hours until they end up in either a “me

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