Packing for Trips

Packing for a trip no matter how long or short the trip is can be a nightmare for people with ADD. Many times we have the best of intentions to be all packed a head of time but before we know it it’s just about time to go. And, guess what we aren’t finished packing…

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Organizing Tips and Strategies for adults with ADD

In this interactive class participants will learn tips and strategies to help Adults with ADD Organize their lives. Instructor: John Hershey Date: Tuesday May 17, 2005 Time: 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm ET Format: TeleClass Cost: Special $5.95 regular price $9.95 (long distances charges may apply) Sign up now at ADDClasses.com

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Telephone Coaching

I know that a lot of people are hesitant about working with an ADD Coach over the telephone. I think a lot of this has to do with the fact that many people with ADD process information visually. As both a person with ADD and an ADD Coach myself I am also more of a…

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Nanny 911 and ADHD

I happened to catch the very end of the Fox show Nanny 911 tonight. Next week’s show is going to be about a family who has children with ADHD. I am very interested to see how the Nannies actually deal with this family. I wonder if they are in fact "ADD Friendly" Nannies. I don’t…

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An ADD Friendly Electronic Organizer

As an ADD Coach I am often asked about what type of PDA or Electronic organizer I recommend. Before I even come close to suggesting a PDA or organizer I ask my clients what it is they actually want to do with the PDA. Once they have answered this question I then ask if they…

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Girls with Attention Deficit Disorder

I thought it was about time to write another book review. I came across a wonderful book for Girls with ADD a few months ago. It’s called The Girls Guide to AD/HD – Don’t lose this book written by Beth Walker. The name of the book just about says it all. It’s a book that…

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Can I be my own ADD Coach?

  Quite often I am in contact with people who discuss acting as an ADD Coach for their child or spouse. While supporting and helping loved ones with ADD is a great idea acting as an ADD Coach really isn’t a great idea. There is just way too much emotion involved and an ADD Coach…

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Does Donald Trump have Adult ADD?

I admit that quite often I look at a lot of people on TV and think that may have ADD. After watching 3 seasons of the Apprentice I am convinced that Donald Trump has Adult ADD. I am not going to use the term suffering from ADD because the Donald seems to be far from…

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ADD Friendly Cell Phone

I think that there are 2 things that no driver with Attention Deficit Disorder should be with out. The first is a roadside assistance plan like AAA. The second is a cell phone. What good is AAA if you do not have a cell phone to call them on? Ok, I know that there are…

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Finding Professionals who understand Adult ADD

One of the biggest concerns that I hear from adults with ADD is that they can’t find a professional who really understands adult ADD. Many people begin with their primary care physician or go through their insurance company to try to get evaluated and/or treated for adult ADD. Some very lucky people do find great…

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