Educating others about Attention Deficit Disorder

Over the past several years I have been very active in educating people about Attention Deficit Disorder. Most of this has been done through websites and other internet related activities. In the past year or so I have also been educating people I meet about my job as an ADD Coach. Most of the time…

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Help! I can’t Afford an ADD Coach

I have heard quite a few people with ADD talk about not being able to afford an ADD Coach because they believe the rates are way too high. After hearing these types of comments from people with ADD I usually ask them if they have actually interviewed ADD Coaches. Most of the time the answer…

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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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