About Our Mission

    ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is a serious public health issue. The mission of ADHD Awareness Month is to educate the public about ADHD by disseminating reliable information based on the evidence of science and peer-reviewed research.

    About The Coalition Members

    ADHD Coaches OrganizationThe ADHD Coaches Organization (ACO) is the professional membership organization for ADHD coaches, a non-profit association created to advance the profession of ADHD coaching worldwide. The ACO’s online directory of Professional Members is the most comprehensive list of Professional ADHD Coaches anywhere.

    The ACO supports the value of coach-specific training, as well as education in the field of ADHD and ADHD coaching, as critical to the effective practice of ADHD coaching.

    ADDAThe Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA) is the world’s leading adult ADHD organization. Our mission is to provide information, resources and networking opportunities to help adults with Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder lead better lives.

    Our goal is to generate hope, awareness, empowerment and connections worldwide in the field of ADHD. ADDA brings together scientific perspectives and the human experience.

    ADDitude MagazineADDitude Magazine “The happy, healthy lifestyle magazine for people with ADD” is the quarterly consumer publication about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. It contains feature and service articles about ADD, ADHD and learning disabilities like dyslexia. It addresses topics including: diagnosing ADHD in children and adults, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder treatments including medication and/or alternative therapies, parenting children with ADHD, learning disabilities and school challenges, and living with adult ADD.

    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) is the nation’s leading non-profit organization serving individuals with ADHD and their families. CHADD has over 16,000 members in 200 local chapters throughout the U.S. Chapters offer support for individuals, parents, teachers, professionals, and others.

    CHADD is a membership organization, produces the bi-monthly Attention! magazine (for members), and sponsors an annual conference.

    The National Resource Center on ADHD (NRC) is the only place where trained specialists can answer your questions by phone (800-233-4050) or online about all aspects of ADHD. Federally funded and freely available, the NRC provides evidence-based information about symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, educational rights, workplace challenges, parenting, legal issues, social skills, and more. If you have a question about ADHD, contact the NRC … we’re here to help!

    Get real answers. Get real help. Get going!

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