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A Blog about Adults with Attention Surplus Condition (aka ADHD) by Adult ADHD Coach Pete Quily. Since 2005.



Last Build Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:02:36 +0000

 



Explain Your One Very Specific Point On Adult ADHD So Non-ADHD Adults Can Understand Us Better

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 05:37:51 +0000

Part Two. See part one here on WHY to do this. Thanks for helping to reduce ignorance, false information, and stigma against your fellow ADHD adults. As I mentioned before, you can share your 1, not 3 specific point you want non-ADHD adults to understand about Adult ADHD in many ways. Text or audio, video, drawings, […]

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What Is One Specific Thing You Would Like Non ADHD Adults To Know About Adult ADHD?

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 05:36:14 +0000

Problem:  Too many reporters, politicians, health care professionals and others spread ignorance, factually incorrect information, and stigma against ADHD adults, which harms us ADHD adults and our families in many ways. Solution: Use your ADHD superpower of creativity to explain one not three, very specific point about living with adult ADHD that you think non-ADHD adults should […]

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World Congress ADHD Family Day In Vancouver April 23rd

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 03:31:43 +0000

ADHD Family Day will be on Sunday, April 23rd 2017, 8.30 am -4.30 pm at the Vancouver Convention Centre East thanks to the 6th World Congress on ADHD and Caddac. Only $50. Please help get the word out.  Topics > How the Understanding of ADHD has changed > ADHD in the Classroom > Oppositional Defiant Disorder, a new perspective > […]

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First Time Outside of Europe. The 6th World Congress on ADHD In Vancouver, Canada, April 20-23rd

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 03:33:41 +0000

Würzburg, Vienna, Berlin, Milan, Glasgow, and now  # 6 in Vancouver. The 6th World Congress on ADHD will take place for the first time outside of Europe, they chose Canada, here in my home city of Vancouver. It will be on April 20–23 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. It is a massive conference with presenters from all […]

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Dr. Ed Hallowell Is Speaking In Vancouver, Unwrapping The Gifts Of ADHD

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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With Every Success, I Am Starting To See More How ADHD Is Not A Negative Disease, But Something That Can Be Very Positive

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 […]

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ADHD And Self-Esteem. What Lowers It, What Raises It?

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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I’m Profiled In This Month’s Readers Digest, Canadian Edition, With 2 Other ADHD Adults

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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ADHD Awareness Month Activities 2016 And Ideas For ADHD Book Displays In Your City, Province or State

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 […]

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CADDAC 8th Annual ADHD Conference in Vancouver BC November 12th and 13th 2016

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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