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Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support

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We share effective tips and practices for working with Adult ADD / Adult ADHD in a natural, holistic way, without the use of medications. Hosted by Bahman Sarram and Michael Joseph Ferguson. For more info, visit: http://www.DrummerAndTheGreatMountain.com. LEGAL DISCLAIMER: The information shared on this podcast is intended solely for the purpose of personal growth, and not as a replacement for professional psychological support. The views and opinions of the hosts and guests of our podcast are not meant to be taken as medical advice. It is very important seek the help of a qualified medical practitioner when making any shifts to psychiatric medication you may be taking, or if you are experiencing extreme psychological distress.

We share effective tips and practices for working with Adult ADD / Adult ADHD in a natural, holistic way, without the use of medications. Hosted by Bahman Sarram and Michael Joseph Ferguson. For more info, visit: http://www.DrummerAndTheGreatMountain.com. LEGAL DISCLAIMER: The information shared on this podcast is intended solely for the purpose of personal growth, and not as a replacement for professional psychological support. The views and opinions of the hosts and guests of our podcast are not meant to be taken as medical advice. It is very important seek the help of a qualified medical practitioner when making any shifts to psychiatric medication you may be taking, or if you are experiencing extreme psychological distress.

Location:

Encinitas, CA

Description:

We share effective tips and practices for working with Adult ADD / Adult ADHD in a natural, holistic way, without the use of medications. Hosted by Bahman Sarram and Michael Joseph Ferguson. For more info, visit: http://www.DrummerAndTheGreatMountain.com. LEGAL DISCLAIMER: The information shared on this podcast is intended solely for the purpose of personal growth, and not as a replacement for professional psychological support. The views and opinions of the hosts and guests of our podcast are not meant to be taken as medical advice. It is very important seek the help of a qualified medical practitioner when making any shifts to psychiatric medication you may be taking, or if you are experiencing extreme psychological distress.

Language:

English


Episodes

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Our Seven Year Anniversary!

9/14/2021
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Our Seven Year Anniversary! This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we will be celebrating the seven year anniversary of the publication of "The Drummer and the Great Mountain." We will be reflecting on some of the core motivations for writing the book, what were the main influences, who were the key players involved in bringing the book to a...

Duration:00:32:00

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Kathleen Lockyer: The Science of Nature Connection

5/25/2021
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Kathleen Lockyer: The Science of Nature Connection. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we're joined by occupational therapist Kathleen Lockyer. Kathleen has spent her career studying the effects of nature connection on childhood development. We will be discussing the science of nature connection and how modern humans are literally "losing...

Duration:01:04:48

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Setting Healthy Boundaries

3/30/2021
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Setting Healthy Boundaries. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss "people pleasing" and how to set healthy boundaries as a hunter-type. Many of us have struggled with low self-esteem since childhood. As a result, we've adopted a self-limiting pattern of negating our our needs and prioritizing everyone else's. We'll get to the...

Duration:00:38:14

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – 15 Tips to Thrive in 2021!

1/11/2021
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - 15 Tips to Thrive in 2021. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss the "15 Tips to Thrive in 2021" as a hunter-type. 2020 was a rough year for many of us. It's time for a reboot. We'll review 15 tips that will make you healthier and more productive entering the new year. Topics include: building a solid health routine, time...

Duration:00:43:52

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Sunlight

11/22/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Sunlight. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss the "The Power of Sunlight". It turns out, getting enough sunlight is essential to reduce ADHD symptoms, improve sleep, ward off depression, and treat Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). We'll discuss scientific studies connecting lack of sunlight to increased ADHD symptoms, and a...

Duration:00:25:19

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Perfectionism and “All or Nothing” Thinking

10/27/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Perfectionism and "All or Nothing" Thinking. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss perfectionism and "all or nothing" thinking. What are they, how do we work with them, and how do we prevent them from stopping us before we've even started? Don't see a player? Click this link to download the MP3 file. If you have an Apple device...

Duration:00:28:04

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Sprint Then Rest

9/22/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Sprint Then Rest. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss the "Sprint Then Rest" cycle. For us hunter-types, it's common to burnout or get lost in indecision and brain fog if we don't stay in touch with our natural rhythms. One key solution to this involves scheduling shorter work "sprints" followed by times of rest. Don't see a...

Duration:00:24:00

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Start With the End in Mind

9/8/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Start With the End in Mind. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll explore the process of "starting with the end in mind" as a way of increasing follow-through and consistency. Whether it's smaller day-to-day tasks, or larger projects, we'll discuss tools and tips to help you visualize the end result, and how to work backwards from this...

Duration:00:21:27

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Overcoming Analysis Paralysis

8/10/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Overcoming Analysis Paralysis. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll explore how to overcome analysis paralysis. What is it? Why is it common for hunter-types? And, what are some road-tested tips and tools that will make your decision-making process far more streamlined. Links Mentioned in this Episode (and helpful resources): FREE...

Duration:00:53:56

Free Online Event Announcement – Hunter-type Tribe Gathering #2

5/26/2020
Hunter-type Tribe Gathering #2 Saturday, May 30th 10:30am – 12:00pm Pacific Time Use this link to work out your local time. In our second Hunter-type Tribe Gathering, we’ll be discussing what life looks like for us “after quarantine”: How were we effected? What insights were gained? How have we fallen off our routine (and how do we get back up again)? What is our life vision moving forward? Each of us (and our loved ones) have been effected in different ways. This is an opportunity for us to...

Duration:00:00:56

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Meditation Practice

5/12/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Meditation Practice. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll do a deep dive into meditation for ADHD. We'll answer the question, "Why Meditate?", explore three specific meditation techniques in detail, and cover some tips on maintaining a satisfying meditation practice. Links Mentioned in this Episode: ARTICLE: "The Hunter-type" A...

Duration:00:51:12

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Hunter-type Tribe Gathering

4/14/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Live Recording of Hunter-type Tribe Gathering from April 4th, 2020. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." This episode is a recording of our first ever Hunter-type Tribe live online event that occurred on April 4th, 2020, hosted by Bahman and Michael. Links Mentioned in this Episode: Refugee Songs (Live Recording) Bahman's Facebook Page for Live Events...

Duration:01:28:27

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Coronavirus: Overcoming Fear and Finding Stability

3/22/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Coronavirus: Overcoming Fear and Finding Stability. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss how to navigate this turbulent time as a hunter-type: what are the biggest challenges, what are some successful strategies to find balance, and where are the opportunities for us to utilize our innate gifts to support others. Links...

Duration:00:54:54

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Mindfulness

2/26/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Mindfulness Practices. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss the benefits of mindfulness practices for ADHD. What is mindfulness? Why is it important? What practices are available, and how do I implement them into a daily routine to increase focus and overall well being? Links Mentioned in this Episode: Online Weekly Support...

Duration:01:02:03

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Leaning on Your Strengths

1/14/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Leaning on Your Strengths. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss the strengths that often come with being a hunter-type (ADHD). What are they, WHY are they, and how can you increase your self-esteem and productivity by cultivating them? We'll end with an exercise designed to build a greater awareness, day-to-day, of your...

Duration:01:01:30

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – 15 Tips For a Successful 2020

1/1/2020
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - 15 Tips For a Successful 2020. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll explore 15 specific tips to have a successful 2020 as a hunter-type. This episode also includes a journaling exercise to help you get clear on your goals for the upcoming year. Links Mentioned in this Episode: Alive! Online Workshop Starting January 25th Free 5 Day...

Duration:00:47:25

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – The Gifts of a Gratitude Practice

12/1/2019
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - The Gifts of a Gratitude Practice. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, Michael and Questa discuss the benefits of a gratitude practice for hunter-types. We'll explore the surprising and hidden benefits of a daily mindfulness discipline of noting what you're grateful for, and how this can transform ADHD challenges of low self-esteem,...

Duration:00:39:58

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Ben Page: Chiropractic and the 4 Pillars of Health

10/23/2019
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Ben Page: Chiropractic and the 4 Pillars of Health. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll be joined by Ben Page as we discuss the benefits of chiropractic and what he calls the "4 Pillars of Health." Ben is a licensed chiropractor, author, and host of "The Wellness Farmer" podcast. Links mentioned in podcast: Live Weekly Hunter-type...

Duration:01:07:21

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Finding the Ideal Job

8/25/2019
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Finding the Ideal Job. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll be joined by Bahman Sarram as we discuss the key ingredients of a hunter-type friendly job. Bahman recounts how shifting to a job better suited for his hunter-type tendencies freed up his extra time and energy, ultimately opening up big doors for his creative pursuits. We'll...

Duration:01:01:23

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Journaling For Clarity

7/14/2019
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Journaling For Clarity. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." In this episode, we'll discuss a simple 4 step process for journaling that can help you get clear, untangle, and set a good direction when you're feeling stuck or overwhelmed. Based on the general principles of Dr. Marshall Rosenberg's Nonviolent Communication (NVC) method, we'll cover -- in...

Duration:01:00:35