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Experts’ Videos and Podcasts

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Internationally known ADHD Experts answered questions about:

  • ADHD relationships and communication
  • Comprehensive treatment plans for ADHD
  • ADHD parenting
  • Diagnosis of children and adults with ADHD
  • ADHD and co-occurring conditions

Click the question below and watch a short video answer provided by an expert in the field of ADHD diagnosis, treatment, and life with ADHD.

Providing Perspective Through My ADHD Story

A Podcast with Mallory Band, MSEd Transcription Hello and welcome to the podcast series, “Moving Forward With ADHD” for 2023 ADHD Awareness Month. We are Karen Sampson Hoffman from CHADD and Roxanne Fouché of the ADHD Coaches Organization. We are thrilled to invite you on a journey of understanding, insight, and empowerment during ADHD Awareness … Read more

Understanding Girls and Women with ADHD

Clinics report that women are being diagnosed with ADHD more often than girls. In fact, in clinics it’s one to one, men to women—and women self-refer. But the ratio of boys to girls being diagnosed in clinics is still about four to one. So that means that we’re still missing a lot of girls, and that’s obviously a problem.

ADHD, Young Adults, and Their Parents

ADHD impacts young adults and their parents. There are challenges with academics,relationships, and work. A young adult must figure out how to make the best decisions for themselves.

ADHD and Parent-Child Relationships

The parent-child relationship issues always seem to include problems with Communication, Parental Sterss, Discipline and Behavioral Management, Emotional Regulation, and Academics. Dulce Torres shared 5 ways that ADHD can impact the parent-child relationship….and 9 strategies to help.

Why does my partner with ADHD have so much trouble with emotional regulation?

Learning to recognize the source of emotional outbursts can help one become a better partner and allow both partners to work together to improve the relationship.

How can I improve communication at work?

Melissa Orlov offers some ideas on how to address ADHD challenges to communication at work without using ADHD as an excuse.

How does distraction challenge a relationship when a partner has ADHD?

When a partner has ADHD, distraction can cause hurt feelings.

What challenges to communication are caused by ADHD?

Distraction, inattention, and forgetfulness can make the partner without ADHD feel unloved. Working on symptom management together can improve communication and strengthen a relationship.

How effective is medication for treating ADHD?

Clinicians and patients must work together to find the “sweet spot” of the right medication and the right dose for the maximum benefit in the treatment plan.

What lifestyle changes can improve family life?

Good sleep practice and healthy nutrition helps parents address ADHD symptoms in children and makes family life a little more smooth.