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ADD – Attention Deficit Disorder

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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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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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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ADHD & Parenting: An Interview with Mark Bertin MD

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

Dr. Mark Bertin, a board certified developmental behavioral pediatrician, studied at the UCLA School of Medicine and completed his training in general pediatrics at Oakland Children’s Hospital in California. Dr. Bertin is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at New York Medical College. Dr. Bertin is a frequent lecturer for parents, teachers and professionals on topics related [...]

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ADHD & Marriage: An Interview with Melissa Orlov

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 June 7th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Dating, Relationships|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Melissa Orlov is a marriage consultant and one of the top experts in how ADHD affects relationships. She has been writing and speaking about the topic since 2007, researching it since 2005. She has worked with Edward Hallowell MD since 2004, writing ADHD articles and newsletters, and assisting with educational programs delivered by Dr. Hallowell and [...]

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The ADHD Maverick: An Interview with Jennifer Koretsky

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 May 31st, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Books|Tags: , , , , , , |

Jennifer Koretsky is the managing partner and chief executive officer of ADD Management Group, LLC. She is the author of Odd One Out: The Maverick's Guide to Adult ADD, and is the director of the Virtual AD/HD Conference®. She is also a Senior Certified AD/HD Coach. Her website is www.adhdmanagement.com. 1. In your book Odd One [...]

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Interview with Dr. Ari Tuckman on Adult ADHD

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:41+00:00 May 9th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: , , , , , |

Ari Tuckman, PsyD, MBA is a psychologist in private practice, specializing in diagnosing and treating children, teens, and adults with ADHD, anxiety, and depression. He has appeared on CNN, National Public Radio, and XM Radio and been quoted in The New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post and The Boston Globe. In addition to his [...]

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