ADHD Natural Treatment: Meditation Tips for Kids

March 4, 2012 by Dr.Yannick Pauli

You’re probably familiar with the benefits of meditation for stressed out adults, but have you heard about the ways meditation can help children with ADHD? As an ADHD natural treatment, meditation teaches children to reign in their impulses, provides them with clarity, and helps them recover from the pressures of school. All children need to find ways to center themselves so they can focus, learn discipline, and feel positive about themselves. Wouldn’t it be wonderful if your ADHD child could have better focus in the classroom and feel at peace?  Here are a few tips that will show you how to make meditation a part of your ADHD child’s life.

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Meditation helpful for children with ADHD

April 14, 2009 by Dr.Yannick Pauli

A new study published in the December issue of the journal  Current Issues in Education.  suggest that Transcendental meditation may be an effective way to treat ADHD symptoms without using medication.

In this pilot study, researchers  followed a group of 10 middle school students with ADHD, aged 11 to 14,  who were meditating twice a day in school. After three months, researchers found over 50 percent reduction in stress and anxiety and improvements in ADHD symptoms.

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