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: additude.com/tag/webinar

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 57m. Bisher sind 242 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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242- ADHD and Substance Use Disorders: How to Recognize and Manage Addiction


An estimated 15 to 25 percent of adults with a lifetime history of substance abuse disorder (SUD) also have ADHD. Timothy Wilens, M.D., explores this link and outlines best treatments for managing an SUD and how to reduce the risk.


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241- New Supplement Strategies: Using Trace Minerals and Plant Extracts to Treat ADHD


Addressing key nutritional imbalances with an integrative treatment plan has proven effective in treating ADHD, as has using natural, plant-derived compounds called oligomeric proanthocyanidins (OPCs). Learn more from James M. Greenblatt, M.D.


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240- How to Communicate and Connect with a Defiant, Explosive Child


How do you connect with a child or teen who doesn’t want to talk with you—and who is defensive or angry? Parenting expert Kirk Martin offers practical strategies for turning explosive situations into opportunities to build trust with your child.


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239- Sleep and the ADHD Brain: Why It's Critical and How to Get More


Sleep is vitally important for brain development and learning in children, teens, and adults—yet few of us get enough. Joel Nigg, Ph.D., & Elizabeth Super, M.D., review the optimal amount by life stage, and offer solutions to common sleep...


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238- Expert Guidelines for Getting an Accurate ADHD Diagnosis


Some professionals insist that an ADHD evaluation requires a full battery of neuropsychological testing, brain imaging, and computerized tests. Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D., disagrees. Learn which diagnostic tests are valuable, and which aren’t.


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237- From ADHD Shame and Stigma to Pride and Truth


What if a person can’t conform because of his or her neurology? Leading experts Ned Hallowell, M.D., and William Dodson, M.D., explain why shame so often accompanies ADHD, how to correct misperceptions, and how to take pride in your ADHD.


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 2019-06-04  51m
 
 

236- Is It ADHD, Autism, or Both? A Parent’s Guide to Social and Emotional Health


When your child struggles to make friends, and you don't know why or how to help, it's heart-wrenching. Mark Bertin, M.D., explains how ADHD and autism spectrum disorder impact kids socially, behaviorally, and emotionally, and effective interventions.


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 2019-05-28  57m
 
 

235- Girls and Women with ADHD: Unique Risks, Crippling Stigma


A generation ago, ADHD was considered a condition for boys. We now know that both sexes are at equal risk for developing ADHD—but, as Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D., discusses, that women and girls face delayed diagnoses and greater stigma.


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 2019-05-21  57m
 
 

234- IEP or a 504 Plan: Which Is Best for Your Child?


Matt Cohen, Esq., explains the key advantages and disadvantages of IEPs and 504 Plans for students with ADHD; how to identify the solution best suited for your child; and how to create a bulletproof IEP or 504 Plan and ensure that it's implemented.


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 2019-05-14  57m
 
 

233- Tech Tools That Help Children with ADHD Learn More


Your child's IEP or 504 Plan includes the use of assistive technology. Smart. But how do you ensure that the best technology is implemented consistently, used correctly—and whether or not it's working? Janet DeSenzo offers guidelines.


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 2019-04-23  58m