Coalition Events

All Month – ADHD Celebrity Social Media Campaign

Webinars

10/01 – What is ADHD? Explaining it to Anyone
10/02 – Using Mindfulness for Adult ADHD
10/07 – Encore Webinar Series: Adult ADHD 101
10/08 – Helping Your Doctor, Therapist, or Coach Help You
10/09 – Timers and Reminders: Tools and Strategies
10/10 – Do You Have Adult ADHD? Signs & Symptoms
10/14 – Encore Webinar Series: Adult ADHD Alternative Treatments
10/16 – Science’s New Understanding of the Disorder
10/21 – Diagnosing ADHD: What You (& Your Doctor) Need to Know
10/21 – Encore Webinar Series: Adult ADHD and Money
10/23 – Top Tips for Creating a Marriage You Love
10/24 – Tips for Combating Stigma & Addressing Myths about ADHD
10/28 – Encore Webinar Series: ADHD Medication Q&A
10/29 – Live a Great Life: Best Medical and Alternative Therapies
10/30 – Turning ADHD Symptoms into Assets

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All Month – ADHD Celebrity Social Media Campaign

ADHD Celebrity Social Media Campaign. CHADD’s campaign aims to increase awareness & reduce the stigma associated with ADHD. Celebrities with ADHD are teaming with CHADD to raise awareness, generate positive messages about ADHD, and raise funds during ADHD Awareness Month. Feel proud about yourself or your family during ADHD Awareness Month & spread the word! Please join CHADD in October to raise awareness of ADHD by posting to your Facebook page & LinkedIn page, tweeting on Twitter, and sharing pictures on Instagram and Pinterest. Encourage your network of friends to participate in the campaign.

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10/01/13 – What is ADHD? Explaining it to Anyone

What is ADHD? Explaining it to Family, Friends, Teachers, & Colleagues. Kicking off ADHD Awareness Month, on Tuesday, October 1, at 1:00 PM Eastern time, join this webinar with Michele Novotni, Ph.D.
Click here to view the webcast description and to post your questions in advance. Register here.

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10/02/13 – Using Mindfulness for Adult ADHD

Using Mindfulness for Adult ADHD Webinar. Mindfulness is a meditation-based approach that is increasingly used to train attention, decrease stress and promote mental well-being. This presentation will discuss modern ways of defining mindfulness as a attention/awareness training that strengthens self-regulation skills. Relevant research will be reviewed. The presentation will focus on a step-wise process of incorporating mindfulness into one’s life in an ADHD-friendly way.

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10/07/13 – Encore Webinar Series: Adult ADHD 101

Adult ADHD 101 with Ari Tuckman, PsyD. We will cover the basics (and some of the not so basic) in a quick presentation, followed by ample time for questions. Even if you know ADHD well, you will still walk away with a greater understanding and some new strategies.

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10/08/13 – The Adult ADHD Appointment: Helping Your Doctor, Therapist, or Coach Help You

The Adult ADHD Appointment: Helping Your Doctor, Therapist, or Coach Help You. Tuesday, October 8, at 1:00 PM Eastern time. Are you an adult seeking treatment for your ADHD for the first time? Or perhaps you’re already working with a professional but you want to get more out of your treatment and you’re not sure how? It might surprise to you to know that you are an important partner with your doctor, therapist or coach when it comes to getting the most out of your treatment plan. Knowing what to bring to the discussion and how to work with a treatment professional is the key to getting the most out of your time with him/her. Craig Surman, MD, author of Fast Minds: How to Thrive If You Have ADHD (Or Think You Might) will show you how to: Understand treatment options; Plan a course of treatment that is right for you; and Follow-up with treatment and make adjustments to maximize treatment benefits. Register here.

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10/09/13 – Timers and Reminders: Smart Tools and Brain-wise Strategies

Timers and Reminders: Smart tools and Brain-wise Strategies Webinar. With Eric Tivers. Learning to live well with ADHD is an ongoing process of creating a strategy-based life. Smart-tools like the iPhone can do more than remind you to do a task at a certain time, it can remind you when you arrive at or leave a location. That’s Smart! And because you know you have ADHD and you know you may get distracted during a transition, that’s a brain-wise reminder. This session will feature all kinds of smart tools and brain-wise strategies for managing your ADHD. Join the webinar to discover some cool gadgets, really smart apps, and very unique timers.

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10/10/13 – Do You Have Adult ADHD? Signs & Symptoms

Do You Have Adult ADHD? Signs & Symptoms You Should Know About. On Thursday, October 10, at 1:00 PM Eastern time, join this webinar with William Dodson, M.D.
Click here to view the webcast description and to post your questions in advance. Register here.

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10/14/13 – Encore Webinar Series: Adult ADHD Alternative Treatments

Adult ADHD Alternative Treatments with Russ Ramsey PhD. In this webinar, Dr. Ramsay provides an overview of cognitive-behavioral therapy, the psychosocial treatment of choice for adult ADHD. More specifically, he will discuss how CBT focuses on helping people with ADHD to implement effective coping strategies in order to make positive changes in their lives.

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10/16/13 – Science’s New Understanding of the Disorder

Exposing Myths About ADHD: Science’s New Understanding of the Disorder. On Wednesday, October 16, at 1:00 PM Eastern time, join this webinar with Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D.
Click here to view the webcast description and to post your questions in advance. Register here.

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10/21/13 – Diagnosing ADHD: What You (& Your Doctor) Need to Know

Diagnosing ADHD: What You (& Your Doctor) Need to Know. On Monday, October 21, at 1:00 PM Eastern time, join this webinar with Joel T. Nigg, Ph.D.
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10/21/13 – Encore Webinar Series: Adult ADHD and Money

Adult ADHD and Money” with Stephanie Sarkis PhD. Stephanie Sarkis, PhD, will share the most common financial issues facing adults with ADHD, including increased credit card debt, increased rate of home foreclosure, difficulties with relationships due to spending and debt, disorganization of financial documents leading to late bill payments, and lack of saving for retirement. The session will offer ADHD-friendly techniques for maintaining financial health, such as how to store financial documents and pay bills on time.

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10/23/13 – Top Tips for Creating a Marriage You Love

Top Tips for Creating a Marriage You Love Webinar. With Melissa Orlov. Learning one or both of you has ADHD is the beginning of a journey in which you can start to revamp your relationship and learn to thrive. But what works best when figuring out how to have a happier, more connected future? Orlov, who works only with couples impacted by adult ADHD, will share some of her most useful tips and strategies so you can apply them to your own relationship – right away! You may have been struggling in the past, but that doesn’t mean you need to continue to do so in the future!

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10/24/13 – Top Tips for Combating Stigma and Addressing Myths about ADHD

Top Tips for Combating Stigma and Addressing Myths about ADHD.
Thursday, October 24, at 3:00 PM Eastern time. You have heard this before:
• ADHD is caused by poor parenting
• Kids outgrow ADHD
• You just need to be more disciplined
• Cut out the sugar/TV/etc and it will go away
It’s frustrating. Ruth Hughes, PhD, CEO of CHADD, knows this first-hand as the head of the nation’s largest ADHD family support organization and as the mother of a son affected by ADHD. Dr. Hughes is ready to address the stigma of ADHD with you during a special ADHD Awareness Month Ask the Expert Webinar. Learn what you can do to combat stigma against ADHD and dispel the myths surrounding the disorder. Register here.

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10/28/13 – Encore Webinar Series: ADHD Medication Q&A

ADHD Medication Q&A with John Bailey MD. After education, medication is the keystone of good function with ADHD; but there is a lot you should know about ADHD meds to make them work well for you and your lifestyle. Stimulant medications are the most effective and widely prescribed type and generate the most interest, questions, and, perhaps, problems. However, much of the problem occurs when these products are used by physicians and patients without the needed understanding of how they differ in their delivery systems and capabilities.

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10/29/13 – Live a Great Life: Best Medical and Alternative Therapies

Live a Great Life with ADHD: Best Medical and Alternative Therapies. On Tuesday, October 29, at 1:00 PM Eastern time, join this webinar with Ned Hallowell, M.D.
Click here to view the webcast description and to post your questions in advance. Register here.

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10/30/13 – The Leverage ADHD System: Turning Symptoms into Assets

The Leverage ADHD System: Turning Symptoms into Assets Webinar. Navigating the vast array of ADHD coaching strategies and techniques can be overwhelming for people with ADHD. Having too many choices can leave many of us running in circles. Wouldn’t it be great if you could streamline your ADHD management plan? Dr. Billi will explain how the LEVERAGE ADHD system™ does that for you. Using the uplifting and easy-to-remember acronym of LEVERAGE, this powerful self-coaching tool breaks down ADHD management into 8 efficient stages consisting of Learn, Evaluate, Validate, Express, Reframe, Act, Grow, and Explore.

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