Executive Function Coaching
Executive Function skills are self-management skills that help people achieve goals. In order to be effective, students must be able to manage their emotions, focus attention, organize and plan their work and time, and reflect upon and revise their tactics as circumstances change. As the demands of school increase each year, having well developed Executive Function skills becomes critical in order to achieve academic success. Students who have been diagnosed with ADHD and/or learning differences often have Executive Functioning challenges. Here are some of the areas addressed in executive function coaching: managing time, organizing thoughts and materials, paying attention, planning and prioritizing, staying on track, and problem solving.