Navigating the intricacies of parenthood

My dear seven year old son is one of the sweetest hearts I’ve ever known. He cares deeply about people’s feelings, and even more about his own (he IS seven, after all). Since preschool, all of his teachers have either off-handedly remarked on his “abundance of energy”, his attention span being akin to younger kids, or they’ve come right out and told me that they suspect ADHD. I’ve had my suspicions myself and my brain is usually alight with finding new ways to penetrate the hyperactive, easily distracted, yet incredibly smart brain…