ADHD Camps

ADHD Camps

Learning Differences & ADHD Camps

Kids with learning differences or ADHD have a range of options at Talisman. Some of our ADHD camps include: Discovery, Foundations, Teen Adventures & Leadership. Discovery is an introduction to camp for our youngest campers (6-7).  Foundations provides campus-based adventures for children and younger adolescents (8-13), while the Teen Adventures (13-17) offer wilderness challenges and Leadership (16-22) builds more advanced social and community skills. In all programs, we focus on the areas of social interaction, organization and personal responsibility, while building their self-confidence and giving them an unforgettable summer!

In all of our ADHD camps, campers receive daily executive function coaching for tasks, such as morning and evening (hygiene) routine, chores, goal-setting and completion and camp projects.  Daily planning and problem-solving, including conflict resolution, are slowed down and taken step-by-step through our group supported problem-solving process, allowing them time to think through decisions rather than act impulsively. High-interest and physical activities help them increase attention and learn to minimize distractions. Campers practice respectful and thoughtful interactions with others, building skills for more effective responses and improved relationships.


Discovery (1)Discovery
Ages 6-7, and first-time campers 8-13
1-week session (during session 3)

Learn more about Discovery here >>.

Ages 8 – 13
All sessions

Learn more about Foundations here >>.

Adventure programs: Quest
ADHD, Asperger’s, High Functioning Autism
Ages 14 – 17
Session 1

Learn more about Quest here >>.

wilderness_trek (4)Adventure programs: Hook and Tackle 
ADHD, Asperger’s, High Functioning Autism
Ages 13 – 17
Session 1 

Learn more about Hook and Tackle here >>.

adhd campsAdventure programs: Tri-Adventures
ADHD, Asperger’s, High Functioning Autism
Ages 14 – 17
Sessions 2 and 3

Learn more about Tri-Adventures here >>.

CavesAdventure programs: Caves & Climbing
ADHD, Asperger’s, High Functioning Autism

Ages 14 – 17
Sessions 2 and 3

Learn more about Caves & Climbing here >>.

Boys Aspergers Summer CampsLeadership (for Alums by invitation only)
Alumni of Insight, Young Adult or Any Adventure Program
Ages 16-22
Session 1 

Learn more about Leadership here>>.

Krewe1__ediKrewe (for Alums by invitation only)
Alumni of Leadership Program
Ages 16 – 22
All Sessions

Learn more about Krewe here >>.