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How to properly motivate and discipline special needs kids

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How to properly motivate and discipline special needs kids like A.D.D. I would them to do better in school and be more respectful to my wife when I'm gone for job travel/military deployments.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Parenting
Expert:  proexpert37 replied 6 years ago.
Hello my friend...How old are your ADD children? Have they been officially diagnosed by a doctor? By any chance are they on medication? I will gladly assist you in this matter as my youngest son has ADHD and it has been and up and down journey but there is hope.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
16 and 17, yes they been diagnosed, and on meds once every morning before school days.
Expert:  proexpert37 replied 6 years ago.
Do your children have an IEP or a 504 plan or receive any special services at school? Do either of your children have a learning disability?