AUTUMN BRINGS MORE DEER IN THE ROADS!

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Listen to our friend Anne Scallon explain why it’s important to be extra vigilant during these next 6 weeks when 40% of collisions with deer occur.  October/November is the riskiest time for drivers to encounter deer in the roads. Anne offers some good tips to help maneuver the car when faced with a deer as […]

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How to Improve Driving Skills of Teens With ADHD

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A study published in the June issue of JAMA Pediatrics found that teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are about one-third more likely to be involved in a car accident than people without ADHD. They’re also more likely to obtain their driver’s license at a later time. One of the study’s researchers, Dr. Flaura Winston, […]

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BEHIND THE WHEEL WITH ADHD IN THE NEWS!

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One student from a suburban high school near Chicago struggled with his behind the wheel course in school, perhaps due to his autism/ADHD diagnoses, so his parents brought him to one of our certified driving schools for a more customized approach to try to improve his skills  They are happy with the progress and have […]

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Get the New Parent Webinar!

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ANNOUNCING : Behind the Wheel With ADHD new PARENT WEBINAR for parents of teens with ADHD and other challenges learning to drive PRESENTED IN 3 MODULES COVERING ALL ASPECTS OF THIS TOPIC: Foundations Module Parenting Strategies for Novice Teen Drivers with ADHD Recommendations and Resources from the Professionals PURCHASE THE WEBINAR NOW! PURCHASE PRICE INCLUDES […]

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SIMONE BILES AND ADHD

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5 X Olympic Medalist Simone Biles had this to say yesterday on her social media account regarding her ADHD medications: I have ADHD and I have taken medicine for it since I was a kid. Please know, I believe in clean sport, have always followed the rules, and will continue to do so as fair […]

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THE ASSOCIATION FOR DRIVER REHABILITATION SPECIALISTS WELCOME BEHIND THE WHEEL WITH ADHD TO THEIR ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN OHIO

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We were thrilled to be invited to provide our training to over one hundred rehabilitation specialists at their annual conference last week in Columbus, Ohio. The Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (ADED) certainly was a welcoming crowd and we delivered our training seminar to a packed conference room on August 15th. .   These specialists are […]

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HOW ONE DRIVING INSTRUCTOR HAS BEEN UTILIZING THE SKILLS AND STRATEGIES HE LEARNED IN BEHIND THE WHEEL WITH ADHD TRAINING

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We’re talking today with Greg Hardt, a Certified Behind the Wheel With ADHD driving instructor with Fresh Green Light Driving School in Lincolnshire, Illinois. Greg was trained in Behind the Wheel With ADHD in March, so has been utilizing his training and new skills for about 4 months with students who he has that have […]

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BTW Honored to Receive Award!

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On May 7th we were honored to be recipients of the Illinois High School and College Driver Education Association award acknowledging our corporate membership support of driver education and traffic safety in the State of Illinois.  We attended the annual IHSCDEA conference in Effingham Illinois and were delighted to meet driving instructors from schools all […]

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