For the first time, evidence has emerged of genetic mutations linked to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. But how strong is the link, and how far does the finding undermine claims that children with the condition are simply naughty kids, victims of bad parenting or driven to hyperactivity by dietary additives?
Added by Terry Matlen on October 2, 2010 at 10:05am — No Comments
US News and World Report posted their article, "Can Your Relationship Survive ADHD?", which includes quotes from me and colleague Melissa Orlov.
Check it out at:…Continue
Added by Terry Matlen on September 29, 2010 at 12:27pm — No Comments
Special Alert: ADD Classes.com is offering a free Teleseminar at http://tinyurl.com/2ag58j5 !
What: The ADHD Effect on Marriage
Date: Tuesday - September 28, 2010
Time: 9:00 pm EDT (New York…Continue
Added by Terry Matlen on September 27, 2010 at 10:38am — No Comments
Join me today (Wed, Sept 15) 2pm EST at the Virtual ADHD Awareness Expo for a live Q/A session on Moms/Women with ADHD. Open to all. Don't wait. Don't hesitate.
Sign up now by clicking HERE
It's FREE. Bring your questions and I'll be there to answer them.
Added by Terry Matlen on September 15, 2010 at 12:04am — No Comments
This is a very exciting event I want to share with all of you.
Discover the latest advances, strategies and alternative treatments from the world’s leading authorities, experts, and organizations as the ADD /ADHD Community comes together for the first ever ADHD Awareness Expo. Best of all- it's FREE.…Continue
Added by Terry Matlen on September 9, 2010 at 12:37pm — No Comments
Announcing the first ever Moms with ADD CONTEST!
I am offering two prizes to two lucky winners. Here’s how it works:
On or before September 14, I will randomly draw one name from my Moms with ADD newsletter subscriber list and post the winner’s name in the next issue of Moms with ADD.
On October 1, I will draw…
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Added by Terry Matlen on August 30, 2010 at 10:00pm — No Comments
You have to read this. It really hits the nail on the head for those of us moms with ADD who dread school starting. Papers. Forms. New clothes. Schedules. Getting up early.Continue
Over the last few years, I’ve gotten to know a remarkable man- a practicing child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist named Dr. Charles Parker- who runs the sites…Continue
"This book will surely become a classic. If you are an adult with ADHD, Dr. Barkley can help you make sense of your lifelong struggles and develop a clear roadmap for overcoming them.…Continue
Added by Terry Matlen on August 8, 2010 at 11:00pm — No Comments
When you just can't seem to get something done; when you keep putting it off and putting it off, you spend a lot of mental energy feeling bad about it.
What feels better? Ruminating over something you need to check off your to-do list? Or taking action and getting it done? You choose.
Melissa Orlove, Dr. Ned Hallowell and Rob Tudisco were on the Today Show- today- talking about ADHD and marriages. If you missed it, you can see it at http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/38579912/
Added by Terry Matlen on August 6, 2010 at 5:17pm — No Comments
Finding Your Self with ADHD
Sari will be offering a free video broadcast tomorrow, July 30 from 12 noon- 12:30pm EST.
Write in LIVE or send your questions in advance to email@example.com, and she will choose several to address during the…Continue
Sorry it's so last minute-
Sari Solden will be on CNN today at 10am EST talking about ADHD Marriages with Kyra Phillips. Taking questions now at http://bit.ly/pSxrd
Don't miss it!
Added by Terry Matlen on July 22, 2010 at 9:06am — No Comments
I know, I know. You've tried everything to tame your papers. Well, a dear reader contacted me recently about this product- the FreedomFiler. She told me that it really works for her and hoped I'd pass this along. So that's what I'm doing. I checked out their site and I have to say...I'm impressed!
Check it out…Continue
Added by Terry Matlen on July 13, 2010 at 3:40pm — No Comments
These are two songs that make me WANT to exercise. Try them on for size, too. Make sure your sneakers are nearby:
Added by Terry Matlen on July 3, 2010 at 2:02pm — No Comments
I read an interesting article in the Detroit Free Press that quoted a psychologist friend/colleague of mine, Dr. Arthur Robin. Dr. Robin is a respected expert on ADHD. Though the article is not specific to ADHD, I thought you might find it helpful.
Added by Terry Matlen on June 23, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments
A new study is suggesting that stimulants do not affect growth. Read more HERE
Added by Terry Matlen on June 21, 2010 at 10:50am — No Comments
Do you put dinner in the oven only to forget it's in there, thus burning your chicken, roast, turkey, etc?
I found this totally cool and helpful device. It's a Digital Oven Thermometer with Remote Pager. Here are some of the…Continue
Recently, I was interviewed by Laurie Sanchez from LifeScript.com about how to manage your ADHD child. My pal Rory Stern was also quoted in the piece, offering many helpful tips as well.
Read the article HERE then come back and share some of your own…