Improving Quality of Life for Children with ADHD & Their Families
ADHD Research Study Links
Parents/caretakers can opt to participate in either two ways.
Phase 1 ADHD consists of completing a few questionnaires and takes about 15-20 minutes online:
Once completed, parents/caretakers are entered in a quarterly drawing for a Target or Wal-Mart gift card ranging in value from $50-$100.
Phase 2 ADHD entails being in tune with your child's sleep behaviors and completing a brief, five minute survey online across four days (Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday):
Healthy Kidz 4 HU!
What's more important than healthy kids and healthy parents who have good sleep hygiene and great stress management skills???
Click the icon below to access vital key points and tips about sleep hygiene, parental distress, and behavior management. Also, visit our Facebook page for additional detailed information.
Non-ADHD Research Links
an initiative HU's Psychology Department started to learn more about ADHD's impact on sleep quality/sleep quantity of both child and caretaker, in relation to the child's medication status. We also compare the experiences of these children to youth who do not have an ADHD diagnosis. Online questionnaires are utilized so that participants nationwide can join in. Our ultimate goal is to help improve quality of life for families dealing with ADHD.
One thing is for certain: parental distress can impact not only your child's sleep quality and sleep quantity but both of these aspects of your sleep as well. Effective stress management is a critical component to improving your family's quality of life.
Click on any one of the "Find Out More" boxes or go to our "About Our Research" Tab to see our findings thus far and what we believe can be helpful to caretakers.