by Sandy Maynard, Michele Novotni, Ph.D., and the ADDitude editors You have a big project coming up. But it seems overwhelming, and like many ADHDers, you’ve been putting off getting started for days, or even months. Knowing that others see failure to complete projects on time as a sign of disrespect, incompetence, or even laziness fuels your […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
By Tammy Worth WebMD Feature A girl with ADHD may be labeled Chatty Cathy – the enthusiastic school-aged girl who is always telling stories to friends. Or she could be the daydreamer – the smart, shy teenager with the disorganized locker. But what happens when she grows up? Or when her ADHD isn’t diagnosed until she’s a […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on How ADHD typically affects women
By Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. Associate Editor Even today, between work and home, women have a lot to juggle. “Though in recent years, men have been more hands-on with household and childcare responsibilities, the bulk of the work still, for many, lands on the woman’s shoulders,” said Terry Matlen, ACSW, a psychotherapist and author of Survival […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Women and ADHD: What To Do When You Feel Overwhelmed
ADHD adults lives are often hampered by impulsivity that contributes to poor finances, overspending, high credit debt, high-risk loans and subsequent stress, overwhelm and conflict in the home. The holiday season can be particularly challenging with the endless opportunities for spending and gift buying. This year, start your holiday shopping with a spending plan! OnTrack […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Take Control of Holiday Spending!
Most children and adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD) know the feeling of overwhelm. It’s that place we go to when we’ve overextended ourselves, when we’re multi-tasking to our max yet having trouble keeping up. This is when stress gets the better of us, and more. Maybe you recall that old expression, “Stop the world, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
There are many possible reasons for putting off until tomorrow what you intended to do today. It is only once you know why you are doing it that you can figure out what to do about it. Reason Solution You need more information to do the job right. Replace what’s currently on […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Adults with ADHD Lose Over 3 Weeks of Work Annually Free Seminar Helps Improve Workplace Performance ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Can ADD and ADHD in adults affect workplace wellness, attendance and overall job performance? Absolutely. According to a recent report in HealthDay News, adults with ADD/ADHD lose more than 3 weeks of work annually. The report […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The following article was published in the NY Times on July 19, 2010 and forwarded to me by one of my ADHD Success readers. The toll of ADHD on marriage and relationships can be overwhelming. Does this sound familiar? ~CoachRudy Attention Disorders Can Take a Toll on Marriage by Tara Parker-Pope Does your husband or […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Mother nature had her way AGAIN canceling the March 2 seminar “ADHD At Work: Maximizing Your Effectiveness” due to snow. 40 people had pre-registered for this highly anticipated seminar so the seminar was rescheduled. **Seminar Rescheduled – Tues, March 30 To register: http://www.abtech.edu/sbc/class_schedule.asp. Coach Rudy Rodriguez, of the ADHD Center for Success will present a […]Continue Reading... No Comments.