Attention Deficit Disorder Carnival #9

Here is a listing of some of the top posts from ADD & ADHD blogs for last week.   Men with Adult ADD. The Effect on Their Families. PDA Tips for ADHD Students Librarians Don’t Read This Much AD/HD: I’m Not Stupid. I Just Act That Way. Learning Self Advocacy Stim Nation: Forget Ritalin, Drink…

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You Mean I’m Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!

A new edition of the book You Mean I’m Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?! comes out today. I just odered my copy and should be getting it on Thursday. The older edition is great and this one is supposed to have many updates and additional information. From what I have heard it has some interesting…

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ADD Coaching Groups

Beginning on May 10th I am going to be leading two new ADD Coaching Groups for Adults with ADD. These ADD Coaching Groups will be offered two different times 4:30 pm ET or 10:00 pm ET. This coming Wednesday at 7:30 pm Monday May 1st at 10:00 pm ET I am holding a free information…

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I hate losing things!

I was planning to write a book review for April’s Living with ADD book of the month Fidget to Focus. But in true ADD Style I can’t find the book. I have read the book and really like it but it’s been a couple of months since I last looked through it. I know as…

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ADDA Conference

Is anybody else going to the ADDA Conference next month in Orlando? I’m going the be there! This is going to be my fourth ADDA Conference too. I thought about speaking this year but I had a lot going on last summer and didn’t make the deadline to submit a proposal. Though I’m not presenting…

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ADD / ADHD Events Calendar

For those of you looking for national events related to Attention Deficit Disorder there is a great resource. ADD Resources a nonprofit organization has a Calendar of National ADD / ADHD Events on their web site. It includes Conferences, ADD Teleclasses, ADD Programs, and more. If you know about an ADD / ADHD related event…

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Adult ADD Meetup

I went to my very first Adult ADD Meetup tonight. I had actually tried to start organizing an Adult ADD Meetup a couple of years ago but it never got "organized". After about a year or so I decided to try it once again. We were supposed to me last month but I canceled the…

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Finding Shades of Gray

Many people with Attention Deficit Disorder tend to be black and white thinkers. Things are either "right or wrong", "bad or good", "all or nothing", "done or not done", etc. This way of thinking can really hinder people’s success.The truth is that there are many shade of gray in between black and white. Realizing this…

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Attention Deficit Disorder Carnival #6

Here is a listing of some of the top posts from ADD & ADHD blogs for last week. Hyperfocus Stim Nation: Adderall Use, Abuse & Addiction FDA and ADHD Stimulant Medication. Science or Stigma? Part 2 Your ADHD Child: Why To Stop Apologizing 10,000 Fidgets a Day Understanding ADHD Delegation a Challenge for the ADD/ADHD…

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