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Practical information for adults with ADHD and those who care about them. Clear, understandable advice and strategies to help you get more done and live a better life, from psychologist and ADHD expert Dr. Ari Tuckman.

Practical information for adults with ADHD and those who care about them. Clear, understandable advice and strategies to help you get more done and live a better life, from psychologist and ADHD expert Dr. Ari Tuckman.
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Practical information for adults with ADHD and those who care about them. Clear, understandable advice and strategies to help you get more done and live a better life, from psychologist and ADHD expert Dr. Ari Tuckman.

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English


Episodes

Create Good Luck

9/17/2014
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You’re more likely to be in the right place at the right time by being in lots of places. And doing a good job. We’ll talk about how getting on top of your ADHD will make you more lucky. The post Create Good Luck appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:07:46

Fear of Failure

6/10/2014
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After too many setbacks and struggles, it’s tempting to want to avoid future failures. Sometimes we mask our fears with apathy, sometimes we even fear success. As easy as it is to fear failure, you don’t have to. The post Fear of Failure appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:11:22

Interview with Comedian Dave Kinney

3/2/2014
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Dave (@DaveKinney) is a comedian who talks about ADHD in his act and now also on my podcast. He shares how people respond to that and how it’s different from telling a boss or new girlfriend. We also talk about what it’s like to be a self-employed performer and how he manages the lack of ... Read moreInterview with Comedian Dave Kinney The post Interview with Comedian Dave Kinney appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:39:36

The Importance of Paying Attention to Sex

2/13/2014
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A good sex life can be an important part of a couple’s happiness, yet it’s too easily neglected. ADHD doesn’t make it easier, but it’s also not the sole culprit. We’ll talk about how to create a better sex life and how both you and your partner will be better off for it. The post The Importance of Paying Attention to Sex appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:10:09

The Crucial Difference Between Facts and Opinions

1/20/2014
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Both facts and opinions are important to making good decisions, but sometimes they get confused and bad decisions result. This is especially relevant for the topic of ADHD that tends to attract too many opinions that are based on too few facts. The post The Crucial Difference Between Facts and Opinions appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:14:07

Awareness, Honesty, and Willingness: The Three Keys to Success

6/8/2013
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In order to do something, you first need to be aware of it, then be honest with yourself about the need to do it, then be willing to do it. Separating it out into these three parts makes it easier to identify where things break down when a task isn’t done. The post Awareness, Honesty, and Willingness: The Three Keys to Success appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:11:24

Neurology Matters, But Psychology Matters More

3/21/2013
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Having ADHD tends to lead to certain kinds of experiences which makes certain mindsets more likely. We’ll talk about how to rise above that early learning and live a better life. The post Neurology Matters, But Psychology Matters More appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:12:34

The Real Lessons Learned from the CHADD Conference

11/19/2012
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This is the biggest ADHD event of the year, but I find that the connections with other attendees are more important than the new information that I learn. The post The Real Lessons Learned from the CHADD Conference appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:08:12

Complex Problems Require Sophisticated Thinking

10/23/2012
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It’s tempting to think that we can solve all of life’s problems with quick and easy solutions, but success usually requires more sophisticated thinking. The post Complex Problems Require Sophisticated Thinking appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:10:08

A Guy Walks into a CHADD Conference. . . And So Should You!

9/17/2012
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CHADD conferences can be both enlightening and entertaining. Here are a bunch of funny reasons why you should go this year. Seriously. The post A Guy Walks into a CHADD Conference. . . And So Should You! appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:10:58

Good Ideas Are Just Good Ideas

8/27/2012
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The strategies that work for people with ADHD are just good strategies that work for most people. Rather than feel self-conscious about the strategies that help you be successful, do what works and enjoy your success. The post Good Ideas Are Just Good Ideas appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:08:32

Episode #100: Gratitude

3/5/2012
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Gratitude is a great motivator. What are you grateful for? Who is grateful to you? The post Episode #100: Gratitude appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:06:58

Earn More Free Passes

2/8/2012
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Folks with ADHD may use up their free passes too quickly sometimes, but there are ways to earn them back and keep yourself in others’ good graces. The post Earn More Free Passes appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:11:37

You’d Have to Be Crazy to Not Feel Crazy

1/9/2012
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ADHD can make you feel crazy sometimes—at least if you’re paying attention. Although it should make you feel crazy sometimes, it doesn’t have to make you feel miserable. The post You’d Have to Be Crazy to Not Feel Crazy appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:08:20

Improve Your Mental Stamina: The Chocolate Chip Cookie Experiment

12/2/2011
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It takes mental energy to resist distractions and leaves us with less willpower for other tasks. By cutting out these distractions and temptations, you’ll have more energy to persist with what you need to get done. The post Improve Your Mental Stamina: The Chocolate Chip Cookie Experiment appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:09:23

Change More Pieces to Turn the Momentum

11/3/2011
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Sometimes getting on top of your ADHD means working on several things at once, such as medication, getting enough sleep, getting organized, etc. The more of these pieces you address, the more likely you are to build some good momentum. The post Change More Pieces to Turn the Momentum appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:12:54

The Vice Episode

10/21/2011
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Why do we do all those things that are bad for us, that get us into trouble, or that we just shouldn’t do? The post The Vice Episode appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:10:33

Interview with Jennifer Koretsky (Virtual ADHD Conference)

9/13/2011
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Jen and I discuss executive functions as a preview of my presentation for the Virtual ADHD Conference. The post Interview with Jennifer Koretsky (Virtual ADHD Conference) appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:19:24

Be Willing to Let It Be a Process

5/15/2011
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Change takes time, but it does happen if you work at it. Be willing to let it take some time. The post Be Willing to Let It Be a Process appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:07:23

What Are Your Favorite Lies?

5/3/2011
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We all tell ourselves little lies because they make us feel better in the moment. Let’s talk about feeling better in the long run. The post What Are Your Favorite Lies? appeared first on More Attention, Less Deficit.

Duration:00:08:52