Why Do We Fidget?

Posted by Helen Dunn on Aug 21st 2018

We spend our entire lives hearing that we fidget because we don’t know how to control ourselves. We learn to equate fidgeting with being undisciplined and even impolite. Thank goodness for new resea … read more

4 Ways to Manage ADHD with the Help of Fidget Toys

Posted by Helen Dunn on Aug 21st 2018

They say that idle hands are the devil’s workshop. We all know that we have to keep our kids busy if we want them to avoid the type of boredom that can lead straight to those infernal shenanigans. Stu … read more

Start Fidgeting! Fidgeting Helps Focus

Posted by Helen Dunn on Aug 21st 2018

Stop fidgeting! That’s what I was always told when I was a kid. And it’s no wonder: just think of the synonyms that exist for the adjective fidgety:squirmy, twitchy, jittery, jumpy, antsy... None of t … read more

How we are failing children with ADHD

Posted by Fidgetland on Aug 21st 2018

Parents of children diagnosed with ADHD should check out this article on ADHD is radically mistreatedResearch shows that children with ADHD are often extremely creative. Our institutions … read more