adult ADHD

12 Ways to Fight Mental Health Stigma With Social Media

This is for a presentation I’m doing at Mental Health Camp Vancouver (a conference combining social media with mental health) called ADHD – Busting the myths, breaking the stigma, showing reality, one post and tweet at a time. While ADHD is especially stigmatized as the orphan of mental health conditions, especially Adult ADHD, it’s not …

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John Scrivin’s Response to His Vancouver Sun Adult ADHD Article

I received this from John Scrivin, its his response the the Vancouver Sun article that profiled him and Adult ADHD, I’m posting it in full. My apologies for misspelling your name before John. The Article is now in 2 place on the Vancouver Sun’s website, different headlines but same article, both with many comments. Some …

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B.C. Lacks Resources to Treat, Diagnose Adults with ADHD – Vancouver Sun

Today’s Vancouver Sun Monday April 13th 2009 has an article on Adult ADHD on p A5. The title is B.C. lacks resources to treat, diagnose adults with ADHD by Amy O’Brian. Web version is here. They interviewed a local adult with ADHD, John Scrivin. Please check it out and let others that might be interested …

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BC Medical Assn says ADHD Costing BC 500 Million Yearly. (Actually It’s Billions) Asks Govt to Improve Access to Care for ADHD Patients

UPDATE: the 500 million figure is incorrect, it’s actually Billions of dollars yearly. The BCMA underestimated the cost because they only counted the cost of children with ADHD ie 18 and under. They didn’t include adults with ADHD which are far more numerous than kids with ADHD, i.e., 19 years to 70, 80 etc. See …

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