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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 – The Brain Chemistry of Courage

11/2/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - The Brain Chemistry of Courage. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." Is courage a muscle you can develop? Are there ways to hack your brain to be more courageous? Because of past challenges and traumatic experiences, many of us get stuck in procrastination because the fear overwhelms us. In this episode we'll discuss the many of aspects of courage, and how...

Duration:00:30:42

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Managing Your Hyper-Creative Brain

8/30/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Managing Your Hyper-Creative Brain. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." Do you have an endless stream of creative ideas? This can be both thrilling and completely overwhelming. In this episode we'll discuss how to build an "Idea Management Program" -- a 3-step process for capturing, distilling, and implementing your creative ideas. Links Mentioned in this...

Duration:00:33:23

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Overcoming Low Self-Esteem

7/19/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Overcoming Low Self-Esteem. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." Chronic low self-esteem often goes hand-in-hand with ADHD. It's a weight on our shoulders that can keep us from feeling deeper levels of joy and contentment. In this episode, we'll bring awareness to what specifically creates low self-esteem, and explore what actions we can take to regularly...

Duration:00:30:05

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Optimizing Your Morning Routine

6/15/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Optimizing Your Morning Routine. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." A good morning routine gets you out of "reaction mode" and back into the driver's seat. It's both optimized for you and sustainable. From nutrition and brain chemistry, to mindfulness and time management, in this episode we'll cover the essential ingredients of a solid morning routine -...

Duration:00:35:53

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Dopamine Detox and Screen Time

5/7/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Dopamine Detox and Screen Time. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." What is a dopamine detox? How does using your phone everyday affect your dopamine levels and your overall ability to focus? In this episode, we'll explore how taking a one-day "dopamine detox" can greatly improve your wellbeing, and increase your ability to follow-through on the projects...

Duration:00:23:21

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Cold Immersion Showers

4/4/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Cold Immersion Showers. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." For many of us, we wake up feeling fuzzy and unmotivated, making it a real struggle to plan our day and accomplish mundane tasks. In this episode, we'll explore how a simple shower routine can can boost your dopamine levels by up to 230%, providing you with the much needed energy and focus to...

Duration:00:21:26

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – The Power of the Walk (When You’re Feeling Stuck)

3/15/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - The Power of the Walk (When You're Feeling Stuck). 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 power of the walk." If your life feels stuck, unstructured, and overwhelmed by details, it can extremely challenging to know where to start. Through the simple act of "going for a walk," you can build the foundations of a new time...

Duration:00:17:03

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – The “Intending Process”

1/23/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - The "Intending Process!" Tips for a Successful Year. 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 "intending process." Past challenging experiences and negative self-talk can create a great deal of mental friction when attempting to complete tasks. All of this contributes to us procrastinating and possibly not doing a very good...

Duration:00:29:41

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Renewed Hope in 2022!

1/3/2022
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Renewed Hope in 2022! Tips for a Successful Year. 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 number of essential tips to start the year off right as a hunter-type. If you're feeling low and unmotivated, the first part of this episode covers how to lift away past disappointments and negative self-talk to assist you in finding...

Duration:01:02:36

Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast – Simplify and Streamline

11/9/2021
Adult ADHD ADD Tips and Support Podcast - Simplify and Streamline. This podcast is an audio companion to the book "The Drummer and the Great Mountain - A Guidebook to Transforming Adult ADD / ADHD." The complexity of modern life can be overwhelming. Couple this with our boundless creativity and new ideas, our world can quickly become unmanageable. In this episode we'll discuss ways to simplify and streamline your life, encouraging you to take the actions necessary to reduce the friction and...

Duration:00:29:12

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