Friday, October 31, 2014

Divide And Conquer ADHD Overwhelmishness - PsychCentral.com (blog)








PsychCentral.com (blog)



Divide And Conquer ADHD Overwhelmishness

PsychCentral.com (blog)

What is being overwhelmed for someone with ADHD? For us, being overwhelmed can be a sensation that spans the spectrum from annoyance to paralysis. It is the feeling that the task or situation in front of us is beyond our ability to cope with. And it is ...





Thursday, October 30, 2014

The Creative Gifts of ADHD - Huffington Post








Huffington Post



The Creative Gifts of ADHD

Huffington Post

In her own review of the creativity literature, Bonnie Cramond found that many of these same traits overlap to a substantial degree with behavioral descriptions of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) -- including higher levels of spontaneous ...





The Creative Gifts of ADHD - Huffington Post








Huffington Post



The Creative Gifts of ADHD

Huffington Post

In her own review of the creativity literature, Bonnie Cramond found that many of these same traits overlap to a substantial degree with behavioral descriptions of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) -- including higher levels of spontaneous ...





Study: High Schoolers with ADHD Receiving Few Evidence-Based Supports - Education Week News (blog)









Study: High Schoolers with ADHD Receiving Few Evidence-Based Supports

Education Week News (blog)

ADHD is not specifically named in one of the disability categories covered under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; many students with the disorder were categorized as having a "specific learning disability" or "other health impairment ...





The Creative Gifts of ADHD - Huffington Post









The Creative Gifts of ADHD

Huffington Post

In her own review of the creativity literature, Bonnie Cramond found that many of these same traits overlap to a substantial degree with behavioral descriptions of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)-- including higher levels of spontaneous ...





Wednesday, October 29, 2014

"You're Not ADD (Part 4): You're Fine" - ADDitude (blog)









"You're Not ADD (Part 4): You're Fine"

ADDitude (blog)

My personal opinion, as my readers have surmised by now, is that ADHD is a brain type but not necessarily a disorder. I believe that, by choosing the right attitude, we can overcome our challenges and figure out how to live with our limitations. Or ...





We're not doing enough to recognize the creativity in kids diagnosed with ADHD - PRI








PRI



We're not doing enough to recognize the creativity in kids diagnosed with ADHD

PRI

But Scott Barry Kaufman, a cognitive psychologist and scientific director at the Imagination Institute in the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania, says people diagnosed with ADHD and people who we consider to be creative ...