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Leading ADHD experts give real-life answers to questions submitted by ADD adults and parents raising children with attention deficit disorder across a range of topics covering symptoms, school, work, and family life. Note on audio quality: This podcast is a recording of a webinar series, and the audio has been captured from telephone conversations, not recorded in a studio. Register to participate in the live webinars at: www.additudemag.com/webinars/

Leading ADHD experts give real-life answers to questions submitted by ADD adults and parents raising children with attention deficit disorder across a range of topics covering symptoms, school, work, and family life. Note on audio quality: This podcast is a recording of a webinar series, and the audio has been captured from telephone conversations, not recorded in a studio. Register to participate in the live webinars at: www.additudemag.com/webinars/
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Leading ADHD experts give real-life answers to questions submitted by ADD adults and parents raising children with attention deficit disorder across a range of topics covering symptoms, school, work, and family life. Note on audio quality: This podcast is a recording of a webinar series, and the audio has been captured from telephone conversations, not recorded in a studio. Register to participate in the live webinars at: www.additudemag.com/webinars/

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English


Episodes

264- 7 No-Fail Strategies for Getting Homework Done on Time and Without Drama

10/16/2019
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Ann Dolin M.Ed., shares research-based strategies for guiding your child through homework — and encouraging independence. Would life be better without homework? Quite possibly. Will you reduce stress by using these techniques? Almost certainly.

Duration:00:59:10

263- What Teachers Should Know About Their Students with ADHD

10/15/2019
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Teachers may think that children with ADHD who act out or fail to complete schoolwork do so "on purpose." Chris A. Zeigler Dendy, M.S., provides educators the tools they need to understand and guide these students with patience and encouragement.

Duration:00:58:37

262- Time for Bed! Sleep Solutions for the ADHD Brain

10/14/2019
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Adults and children with ADHD often struggle with sleep for many reasons, everything from circadian rhythm and neurological abnormalities to engaging in overstimulating activities late at night. Roberto Olivardia, Ph.D., offers explanations and solutions.

Duration:01:05:07

261- Tech to the Rescue: Create a Technology Toolbox for Students with ADHD and LD

10/4/2019
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Tapping into the right technology can make the difference between success and failure at school for students with ADHD and learning disabilities. Brian S. Friedlander, Ph.D., discusses the most popular and effective assistive technology (AT) tools.

Duration:00:58:40

260- What Is ADHD? Everything You Need to Know Before and After a Diagnosis

10/3/2019
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Educating yourself and your family about ADHD is tougher than you may think. Most physicians receive little training in ADHD, and may not explain the disorder and treatments thoroughly. William Dodson, M.D., helps listeners fill in those holes.

Duration:01:04:18

259- The Best Kind of Discipline: Behavioral Parent Training for Children with ADHD

10/2/2019
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You are at your wit's end — exhausted by your child's disruptive and wholly frustrating daily behaviors. Tried-and-true parenting advice doesn't work — but this will. Learn the basics of behavioral parent training (BPT) from Carla Counts Allan, Ph.D.

Duration:01:01:06

258- "Could I Be on the Autism Spectrum?" – ASD in Adults

10/1/2019
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A growing population of adults suspects they may be on the Autism spectrum. Theresa Regan, Ph.D., shares facts (and myths) about autism in adults, why getting a correct diagnosis at any age makes a difference, effective supports, and more.

Duration:01:00:09

257- All the Feels: An ADHD Guide to Emotional Dysregulation & Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria

9/30/2019
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People with ADHD feel emotions more intensely, more frequently, and more suddenly. In fact, one third of adults with ADHD name this as the most impairing aspect of the condition. Learn more about out-of-control emotions from William W. Dodson, M.D.

Duration:01:03:54

256- Everything in Its Place: The ADHD Guide to Better Organization

9/18/2019
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Do you walk into a disorganized room and find yourself paralyzed? Do you spend time and money on organizing solutions that don't work? Lisa K. Woodruff will teach you how to start working with your ADHD brain, not against it, to get organized.

Duration:00:57:16

255- A Parent's Guide to Changing Schools for Your Student with ADHD or LD

9/17/2019
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School is supposed to be a place where children learn and grow, but certain school environments may not be a good fit for kids with ADHD and learning disabilities. Susan Yellin, Esq., discusses when is it might be time to consider a new school.

Duration:00:53:32

254- Worry Less: Managing Anxiety in Children and Adolescents with ADHD

9/16/2019
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Anxiety is common among school-aged children, and those with ADHD are at higher risk than their peers. Learn from renowned pediatricians Eileen Costello, M.D., and Perri Klass, M.D., how children and families can talk about and manage anxiety.

Duration:01:03:31

253- Vaping and Teens with ADHD: What Parents Need to Know

9/13/2019
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Vaping rates have skyrocketed in recent years. Kristin Seymour, MSN, RN, AHCNS, explains why stimulation-seeking teens with ADHD are at an increased risk of vaping. Learn how to discuss vaping and help a teen who may be addicted.

Duration:00:59:53

252- How to Optimize ADHD Stimulant Treatment for Children and Adults

9/12/2019
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Thomas Brown, Ph.D., discusses how to determine the "sweet spot" between too small and too large a dose, safely extend ADHD stimulant medication coverage from morning until evening, manage the "rebound effect," and more

Duration:01:04:15

251- Mindfulness and Self-Regulation Strategies for Children with ADHD

9/11/2019
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Have you ever tried to calm a child in the throes of an ADHD meltdown? Varleisha D. Gibbs, Ph.D., OTD, OTR/L, explains how to build and enhance self-regulation with ADHD meditation and shares mindfulness exercises designed to calm an unsettled child.

Duration:01:01:45

250- Beyond Shame and Guilt: Transformative Strategies for Women with ADD

9/10/2019
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As a woman living with ADHD, you are no doubt familiar with shame — and its dear friends guilt, fear, and self-limitation. Michelle Frank, Psy.D., discusses how to break free of this pattern and create space for new choices and behaviors.

Duration:01:01:39

249- The Social Lives of Boys with ADHD

9/9/2019
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Ryan Wexelblatt, LCSW, shares realistic solutions to help your son with ADHD mature into a healthy, happy young man — from establishing and maintaining friendships to mastering executive function to taking responsibility for his own actions.

Duration:01:00:03

248- The Gift of Grit: Helping Children with ADHD Overcome Failure, Fear, & Disappointment

9/6/2019
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Brendan Mahan's "Wall of Awful" tool helps parents and children visualize and talk about the effects of repeated failure and disappointment — and overcome the fear, shame, and anxiety that are often associated with ADHD.

Duration:01:04:49

247- Teaching Executive Functions to Children with ADHD: A Course for Teachers (and Parents)

9/5/2019
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Most teachers and parents recognize weak executive functions (EF): disorganized projects, incomplete homework, last-minute cramming, forgotten chores. Karen Huberty, M.Ed., & Maureen Bechard, M.S., offer strategies for strengthening EFs.

Duration:00:59:28

246- The Exercise Rx for ADHD

9/5/2019
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Powerful evidence shows that exercise improves not only physical health, but attention, working memory, behavior, mood, and executive functions. John J. Ratey, M.D., explains how to use movement to ease symptoms of ADHD.

Duration:00:55:08

245- Find Your Path: A Roadmap for Choosing a College, a Career, or Something Different

9/4/2019
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When ADHD is in the picture, the leap to college often overwhelms, but, as Rick Fiery points out, this isn’t the only path. Learn about post-H.S. options for your teen with ADHD, and how to increase the likelihood of college success.

Duration:00:59:04