Justice and ADHD - Quality advice based on experience

Entry into the criminal justice system

Issues
It will probably happen
People with ADHD are four times more likely to commit a crime
People with ADHD commit three times as many offences

Actions
Prepare yourself for the 10pm telephone call from the police station
Ask yourself if you are really the best person to advocate for your child in these stressful circumstances, it's likely that you are not
Consider your own ADHD and your medication before you advocate for your child
Take the Guide to Police Officers and Courts to the police station with you, its on the adhdandjustice web site

Supporting...

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