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How parents can support and celebrate their child’s differences


Sally Clarkson knew her son Nathan seemed different than other kids his age, but she decided to help him be successful because of his differences, not in spite of them. Mother and son visit TODAY to share their journey with ADHD and obsessive-compulsive disorder, as chronicled in their book “Different: The Story of an Outside-the-Box Kid and the Mom Who Loved Him.” Psychiatrist Sue Varma shares tips for parents.