/ADHD

ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Sarkis Interview on Sirius XM 11/6

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 November 5th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Books, Health, Money, School|Tags: , , |

ADD and Your Money Listen In! On Tuesday 11/6 from 8-9am EDT, I will be interviewed about ADHD and money. You can hear it on Sirius XM Doctor Radio, Channel 81 in the segment "Everyday Health" with Dr. Carol Bernstein. Can't listen in then? No worries! It will replay again from 8-9pm EDT. [...]

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50 Quotes on Perspective

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 October 25th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Brain, Health, Note to self..., Quotes, Randomness|Tags: , , , , |

No two people at any time are ever thinking the same exact thing. What does this mean? It goes to show how unique we are in our own ways. It means that we all have our very own thought process, our own mind set, our own perspective. It's never wrong though, to view things from a [...]

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CrazyBusy: An Interview with Edward Hallowell MD

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 October 22nd, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Health, Note to self..., Organizing, Randomness, Technology, Work|Tags: , , , |

Do you find yourself scrounging for more time due to being far too busy? Enlighten yourself with this interview with Dr. Edward Hallowell who discusses his new CrazyBusy app. It provides people living a hectic lifestyle, opportunities to make changes in their lives. Maybe then you'll find a way to have time on your side after [...]

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CBT for Adult ADHD: An Interview with Mary Solanto PhD

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 October 11th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Books|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Mary V. Solanto, PhD, is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the ADHD Center in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. Dr. Solanto has worked extensively with adults and children with ADHD. Her research and publications address the cognitive and behavioral functioning of individuals [...]

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6 Ways to Get More Sleep

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 October 1st, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Depression/Anxiety, Health, Note to self..., Organizing, Sleep|Tags: , , , , , , |

How well are you your sleep patterns? Do you wake up feeling refreshed in the mornings or do you find your eyes battling the sunlight due to a slumber-less night? Well rest assured that peace on your pillow will be what you can look forward to with these 6 steps to a better night's rest. Rest [...]

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Sociopaths: Impaired Sense of Smell

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 September 26th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Brain, Health, Research|Tags: |

A study by Mahmut & Stevenson (2012) has found impaired senses of smell in people with sociopathic tendencies. The study sample consisted of 79 subjects, and the sample was taken from the community (as opposed to a psychiatric clinic). Researchers found that people that scored highly on sociopathic traits had more difficulty identifying scents and differentiating [...]

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French Kids Do Have ADHD: An Interview with Elias Sarkis MD

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 September 22nd, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: , , , , , , |

Moliere described ADHD in his play L'Étourdi ou Les Contretemps (The Blunderer) in 1655. However, the concept of ADHD as a serious disorder is still not fully accepted in France. However, ADHD impacts the functioning of 3.5% of the population of France (Lecendreux, et al. 2011). In addition, ADHD is just as prevalent in other countries [...]

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ADHD Women: Higher Rate of Self-Harm & Suicide Attempts

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 September 21st, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A recent study by Hinshaw et al. published by the the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology (2012) shows that women who were diagnosed with ADHD as young adults, in are more likely to attempt suicide or report injuring themselves than comparable young women in a control group. In the first of the studies, 228 girls [...]

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ADHD & Mindfulness: An Interview with Lidia Zylowska MD

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 June 19th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lidia Zylowska, M.D. is the author of The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD. She is a UCSC-affiliated psychiatrist who specializes in mindfulness-based approaches to mental health and adult ADHD. She practices in northern California. Dr. Zylowska is a cofounder of UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center, where she conducted the first study of mindfulness-training for adults and [...]

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Effective Sports Training: An Interview with Top Shot’s Gabby Franco

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 June 18th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Gabriela Franco grew up in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. As a child she was very active, and participated in different sports such as swimming, gymnastics, and running. One day her father took her to the shooting range when she was 11 years old. Since that day, she knew she wanted to know more about the sport. At the [...]

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