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Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:03:42 +0000
Dr. Ed Hallowell, Web, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube has ADHD has written many books on ADHD, taught at Harvard Medical school and is also a great speaker who talks about the challenges AND the positives of ADHD. Given the name of my blog, I appreciate his role as the pioneer of those who talk about the positives of […]
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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 01:34:35 +0000
Another satisfied Adult ADHD coaching client. “Coaching has been one of the best decisions I could have made! I have been working with Pete over the last year and we have accomplished so much, in such a short time. When I began coaching, I had only known I had ADHD for a few years and […]
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 09:00:46 +0000
Here are notes from my nonprofit Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group September 6th 2016 Meeting on the topic of ADHD and self-esteem. In my experience, most adults with ADHD have problems with self-esteem, regardless of external accomplishments. I’ve coached hundreds of ADHD entrepreneurs and people in the workplace (I don’t coach students), and some have […]
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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 08:58:12 +0000
I’m Profiled In This Month’s Readers Digest, October 2016, Canadian Edition, With 2 Other ADHD Adults. Title is “Three Canadians On What It’s Like To Be an Adult With ADHD.” Page 57-61. Written by Lisa Bendall. www.lisabendall.com . @lisabendall It’s out now. Have a look at it on a newsstand or supermarket/drugstore where they carry Readers […]
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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 06:48:59 +0000
October is ADHD Awareness month. Here’s what’s going on and some ideas for ADHD book displays in your city, province or state based on what I and volunteers of my Vancouver Adult ADD Support group have done in BC for 4 years. Canadian ADHD Awareness Month site. American ADHD Awareness Month site. US ADDA’s Daily TADD […]
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:01:25 +0000
Want to learn more about ADHD in adults, children & teens? Come to CADDAC’s 8th annual ADHD conference here in Vancouver. Tell your ADHD friends, doctors and teachers. Cross posted to BC ADHD CADDAC, Centre For ADHD Awareness annual Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder conference used to comes out west to Vancouver BC just once a […]
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Thu, 26 May 2016 05:48:41 +0000
Please tell BC Pharmacare and health minister Terry Lake why they should cover long-acting ADHD medications vs just the short acting ones. CADDAC, CADDRA and some BC Psychiatrists and doctors are organizing this. Deadline is June 1st, 2016. If you live in BC and have a family member with ADHD or have ADHD yourself and […]
Sun, 01 May 2016 06:54:57 +0000
Do you know someone whose has been treated for years for depression but they don’t get better? Are their antidepressant medications not working? Do they really have treatment resistant depression? Or do they have undiagnosed and untreated ADHD that the medical system often ignores and neglects? In this post, I will show that a very large […]
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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 07:45:48 +0000
Want to have your daughter or son get a proper diagnosis for ADHD in America? It helps if you’re white a study of 17,100 children for 8 years in Pediatrics revealed. This is despite minority children having more risk factors for ADHD. I wonder if the rates are similar in Canada or different? Or if there […]
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 06:28:30 +0000
It’s no secret among parents with ADHD that many children with ADHD have social skills problems and have difficulty making friends. Have a look at some of the research that Dr. Amori Mikami’s Peer Relationships in Childhood Lab has done on ADHD children. They are also not afraid to have some fun:) If you’re the parent […]