Podcast – Growing Up with ADHD | A Guide For Parents

I have covered the topic of ADD and ADHD on many prior episodes — from how it affects my daily life to the habits and coping mechanisms I developed to ensure my success. Today, I want to help you understand what it’s like as a child with ADD or ADHD and how you, as a parent, can help them become happy, successful and productive adults.


You’ll find out:

  • Why it’s so important to get a diagnosis for ADHD (if you suspect you have it)
  • Why getting a brain SPECT is the way to go
  • The kind of ADHD I have
  • Why I feel like I had an advantage growing up with my dad (who had the same type of ADHD)
  • Why it’s imperative to learn everything possible about the way an ADHD brain works
  • The 3 components needed to live and thrive with ADHD
  • Why it’s crucial to educate yourself on how to parent a child with ADHD
  • Why it’s so important to create an environment that supports ADHD
  • Why getting your child with ADHD into sports and/or other physical activities (they love) is a game-changer
  • What is to think big picture and why it matters



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