Did you know that one of the suspected reasons for the increase in ADHD is exposure to toxins? In my last blog entitled, Is ADHD Truly on the Rise?, I share the suspected reasons for the rise in ADHD, such as early exposure to environmental toxins. I wish I’d known these things when my son […]
In this podcast, my friend and colleague, Bob Dietrich, host of The ADHD Toolbox Video Series, and I discuss his key parenting takeaways after interviewing 30 ADHD experts, like Dr. Edward Hallowell, Dr Russell Barkley, and even myself!
What is ADHD brilliance anyway? Simply stated, ADHD brilliance is the part of each ADHD person that naturally shines. When I think of the ADHDers in my life, most are highly creative, quick-humored, spontaneous, playful people who have a magical touch in life that is hard to put into words. Think Peter Pan, Jim Carey, […]
When my son, William, was in 3rd grade, his teacher, Mrs. Carter, called me at home one evening. She wondered what we did to help William complete tasks. Did we use checklists? Incentive charts? “We’ve tried about everything since kindergarten,” I said, trying to think quickly. Even though I was a child psychologist, anxiety clouded […]
What happens when not one, but both of your kiddos are diagnosed with ADHD? If you’re Beth Grushkin, you research the heck out of ADHD (naturopathic remedies especially) and launch your own ADHD blog! In this podcast, you will hear this wise mother and Montessori school teacher share about her personal journey navigating ADHD with […]
My son, Will, said this exact statement in middle school one evening as he lay face down on his bed. We had gone to see his long-time psychiatrist, Dr. Michaels, earlier that week to discuss medication. During the appointment, Will acted the same as always; fidgety, but self-assured. Will explained to Dr. Michaels that he […]