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ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

The Overlap of ADHD and GAD

By | 2017-07-01T01:07:54+00:00 July 1st, 2017|Categories: ADHD, Anxiety|Tags: , , |

The Overlap of ADHD and GAD Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can share similar symptoms and treatments.  You are also more likely to have anxiety if you have ADHD. What is GAD? Symptoms of GAD include persistent and uncontrollable worrying, feeling on edge, and experiencing irritability and insomnia.  People with GAD may feel anxiety more frequently about finances, health, relationships, and work. The diagnosis of GAD occurs [...]

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Is It ADHD or a Thyroid Disorder?

By | 2017-06-27T12:29:36+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Categories: ADHD, Health|Tags: , , |

Is It ADHD or a Thyroid Disorder? Symptoms of ADHD and a thyroid disorder can be very similar.  You may also be more likely to have a thyroid disorder when you have ADHD.  Read on to find out more about both disorders. What is ADHD? ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder—a neurological, genetic, and biological disorder [...]

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ADHD & Michael Phelps: Medication is Not a “Crutch”

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:40+00:00 August 14th, 2016|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Sports|Tags: , , , |

A fellow blogger at Psychology Today wrote a post on Michael Phelps' ADHD not being a true disorder, and stating that stimulant medication for ADHD is a "crutch". Here is my response. One of the greatest disservices to children and adults with mental health issues is marginalizing those who need medication. In Marilyn Wedge's blog post [...]

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Free ADHD Teleconference January 11th-16th

By | 2016-10-05T06:45:45+00:00 January 11th, 2016|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: |

The ADHD Palooza free teleconference is going on now until January 16th. Learn more about ADHD experiences and treatment. I will be presenting on ADHD and money on January 14th at 1pm. http://adhdpalooza.com

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Radio interview tonight 9/8 at 6pm EST

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:40+00:00 September 8th, 2015|Categories: ADD, ADHD|

I will be appearing on Michelle Skeen PsyD's radio show tonight at 6pm Eastern to talk about non-medication treatments for ADHD. More information can be found here: http://michelleskeen.com/blog/?p=1888

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New Book Giveaway at Goodreads.com!

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:40+00:00 June 8th, 2015|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Books|Tags: , , , |

My new book, Natural Relief for Adult ADHD:Complementary Strategies for Increasing Focus, Attention, and  Motivation With or Without Medication, is now available. New Harbinger Publications, Inc. is giving away a copy at Goodreads - enter here by June 15th: Natural Relief for Adult ADHD Giveaway

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Complementary and Alternative Medicine: the New Landscape of ADHD Treatment?

By | 2016-10-05T06:45:45+00:00 January 6th, 2015|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: |

Adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), as well as parents of children with ADHD, are increasingly turning to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for new treatment options.  Continue reading...  

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