Tue, 24 May 2016
144- The Case for a Gap Year: Taking a Year "Off" Can Translate into Gains in Life Skills and Perspective for ADHD Teens
Many teens with ADHD benefit from taking a year between high school and college to explore interests, learn independent living skills, and clarify their direction in life. John Willson, M.S., OTR, explains how to structure a successful gap year.
Direct download: 144-adhd-teens-gap-year-between-high-school-college.mp3
Category:ADHD Teens and College Students -- posted at: 9:00am EST
Tue, 17 May 2016
143- Are Depression or Anxiety Hiding Behind Your ADHD? Recognizing and Treating Overlapping Conditions
Many doctors assume that anxiety or depression are side effects of ADHD—or they fail to diagnose ADHD in their patients with anxiety or depression. Roberto Olivardia, Ph.D., helps untangle co-existing conditions.
Direct download: 143-overlapping-conditions-depression-anxiety-adhd.mp3
Category:ADHD Symptoms & Diagnosis -- posted at: 9:00am EST
Tue, 10 May 2016
What makes Minecraft so appealing to kids with ADHD—and can it really improve problem-solving, executive function, and emotional control? Randy Kulman, Ph.D., and James Daley explain, and recommend other games with similar benefits.
Direct download: 142-minecraft-best-games-apps-kids-adhd.mp3
Category:Parenting ADHD Children -- posted at: 9:00am EST