You have ADHD? So being organized enough to remember to take medications 3 times a day will be easy, right?
Please tell BC Pharmacare and health minister Terry Lake why they should cover long-acting ADHD medications vs just the short acting ones. CADDAC, CADDRA and some BC Psychiatrists and doctors are organizing this. Deadline is June 1st, 2016. If you live in BC and have a family member with ADHD […]

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Comorbidity Differences In Dysthymia In Children And Adolescence Turgay, et al.
Do you know someone whose has been treated for years for depression but they don’t get better? Are their antidepressant medications not working? Do they really have treatment resistant depression? Or do they have undiagnosed and untreated ADHD that the medical system often ignores and neglects? In this post, I will […]

28% Of Referrals To A Mood & Anxiety Clinic Had ...




Dr. Amori Mikami and the researchers and clinicians at her Peer Relations in Childhood Lab
It’s no secret among parents with ADHD that many children with ADHD have social skills problems and have difficulty making friends. Have a look at some of the research that Dr. Amori Mikami’s Peer Relationships in Childhood Lab has done on ADHD children. They are also not afraid to have some […]

Parent of an ADHD Child Age 6-11 With Social Skills ...



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At the Justin Trudeau Rally Sept 10th in Vancouver, I asked Harjit Sajjan Liberal Candidate For Vancouver South (Twitter: @HarjitSajjan  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/harjit.sajjan.7 ) an Ex-Vancouver Police Detective-Constable with the Gang Crime Unit specializing in organized crime who was with the VPD for 11 years my question about screening federal prisoners for ADHD I’ve asked […]

“Of Course” Harjit Sajjan Liberal Candidate For Vancouver South & ...




The fourth annual BC ADHD Awareness Week will be will be October 12-18th 2015. The purpose of the week is to: Raise awareness of ADHD in BC Reduce stigma and misinformation on ADHD in adults and children Show the economic and social costs of ignoring and stigmatizing ADHD Provide factual information on […]

BC ADHD Awareness Week 2015 is October 12-18th. Please Spread ...


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The 11th Annual CADDRA (Canadian ADHD Resource Alliance) ADHD Conference will be held here in Vancouver BC Oct 16-18th 2015. Crossposted to BCADHD. Early bird pricing ends July 31st. Register here. They will be doing this during the 2015 BC ADHD Awareness Week. Tell Your Doctor Psychiatrist, or Psychologist. Especially if they don’t […]

11th Annual CADDRA ADHD Conference in Vancouver BC Oct 16-18th ...



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Great question from on of my adult ADHD coaching clients that she has started to ask herself to help her change her life. I suggested she use it as a mantra. Ask the question often. It will provide clarity. It’s helped her get more stuff done, do less of certain […]

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#18. This post is a part of a series where people answer my anonymous survey question on the ADHD Catch 22. If you have ADHD but haven’t gone public with it, what would it take to you go public with ADHD? There are risks and rewards for going public with ADHD AND […]

If ADHD Didn’t Have Such A Negative Connotation It Would ...