ADHD Experts Podcast

Leading ADHD experts give real-life answers to questions submitted by ADD adults and parents raising children with attention deficit disorder across a range of topics covering symptoms, school, work, and family life. Note on audio quality: This podcast is a recording of a webinar series, and the audio has been captured from telephone conversations, not recorded in a studio. Register to participate in the live webinars at: www.additudemag.com/webinars/

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    178- It’s About Time: Understanding the Science of Time Management with ADHD


    Ari Tuckman, Psy.D., takes a deeper look at the science of time awareness to understand why procrastination, time blindness, and tardiness are such big problems for people with ADHD—and teaches strategies to help us "see" and "feel" time.


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    177- Dyslexia: Understanding the Condition, Plus Recommended Treatment Interventions


    Roberto Olivardia, Ph.D., discusses dyslexia, which is the most common learning disability—symptoms, similarities to and differences from ADHD, the most effective interventions, and how to talk with your child about the diagnosis.


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    176- Beyond Hello: Building Conversation Skills in Children with ADHD


    As Anna Vagin, Ph.D., explains, the sustained attention and give and take required in face-to-face interactions can present challenges for children with ADHD. She offers strategies for parents and teachers to help kids improve their conversational skills.


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    58m
     

    175- Overcoming Dysgraphia and Writing Challenges: A Guide for Teachers and Parents


    Dysgraphia and written expression challenges are common in children with ADHD. For these kids, staring at a blank page can feel like torture. Literacy specialist Kendra Wagner, M.A., shares strategies to help children with LD get their thoughts on paper.


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    52m
     2017-04-20

    174- The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Video Games—How Parents Can Take Action


    Video games can teach problem-solving skills and critical thinking—and also suck a child’s attention from real people and experiencesd. Wes Crenshaw, Ph.D., and Ryan Sipes explain how to choose the best games and set reasonable restrictions.


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    58m
     2017-04-12

    173- Nonverbal Learning Disorder: An Overlooked LD in Kids with ADHD


    NVLD is poorly understood, and is underdiagnosed in children with ADHD. Amy Margolis, Ph.D., explains the condition, how to distinguish symptoms from those of ADHD, and the strategies that can help these children in school and social settings.


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    55m
     2017-03-21

    172- An Educator’s Guide to Teaching Students with ADHD


    Jerome J. Schultz, Ph.D., explains the impact of stress and anxiety on learning and beahvior, and offers insider tips for teachers of students with ADHD—from modifying assignments and learning environments to managing disruptive behavior.


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    55m
     2017-03-14

    171- 7 Ways to Be More Productive and Crush It at Work


    Too many individuals with ADHD have been called an underachiever or a slacker, despite having the brains and ideas to achieve greatness. Productivity coach Alan Brown shares strategies to quiet your mind, set priorities, stay on task, and get things done.


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    57m
     2017-03-07

    170- Lessons Learned—and Shared—By Families Homeschooling Children with ADHD


    Parents who homeschool their children with ADHD say that it can nurture strengths, improve academic performance, and boost self-esteem. Kathy Kuhl explains how all families can customize their child's education and benefit from a "homeschool view."


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    57m
     2017-02-28

    169- Emotional Distress Syndrome and the ADHD Brain


    In working with ADHD patients over 27 years, James Ochoa, LPC, identified what he calls Emotional Distress Syndrome, and the extent to which it affects everyday life. He shares tools for weathering emotional storms and building self-esteem.


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    56m
     2017-02-07