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Craft Organization: Clean up Your Card Stash!

Is your greeting card collection getting out of control? Clean up your card stash without giving up your stationery habit with these helpful card organization tips!<p>It’s so frustrating to know with absolute certainty that you have the perfect card on hand for an event or anniversary, but not be able …

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Steven Spielberg's 'Bridge of Spies': Can it capture a mainstream audience?

"Bridge of Spies," Steven Spielberg's new movie starring Tom Hanks, premiered Sunday night at the New York Film Festival ahead of its release Oct. 16. With several big names and the packaging of a Cold War thriller, it would seem one of the more commercially palatable of the fall's upscale …

3 Tips for Tackling The Past In Your Pocket Life Albums

I know there are lots of scrapbookers out there that have the believe you should never scrap backwards. Focus on the Now! Don’t Look Back! Well, I’m …

Thrive! For ADHD Adults & Creative Geniuses

I HATE MY ADHD!<p><i>Is that what you say every time another disaster hits? It’s no wonder…</i><p><b>Living with ADHD Is Costing You Big Time.</b><p><i>In adults, research</i> …

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New App Helps ADHD Moms Manage Stress

A new mobile application designed to detect stress and deliver research-based strategies to mitigate tension and anxiety has been shown to be …

The Three Things That Keep Me In An ADHD Mess

<b>Nothing to see here folks …</b><p>There’s clutter in my world. There’s a three pronged offensive that causes a mess that follows me around.<p>The photo to the …

5 Warning Signs of Tipping Points in an ADHD Life

Recently, I’ve noticed a pattern in my clients that I call the “tipping point.” The tipping point is basically a time in people’s lives when, for …

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Adult ADHD: A Little Awareness Goes a Long Way

<i>"I probably have a little bit of ADHD myself -- where do you think my kid got it from?"</i><p>It's a frequent comment I hear in conversation, once people know what I do for a living. It also comes up in my medical practice several times a month. Grownups feel that they had attention deficit/hyperactivity …

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Study finds ADHD and trauma often go hand in hand

When children struggle with focusing on tasks, staying organized, controlling their behavior and sitting still, they may be evaluated for …

Adults with ADHD: Tips for Juggling Life in Today's Frenetic World

We live in a wired, fast-paced world. We’re constantly plugged in — checking email and social media sites from all of our devices. We’re trying to …

New Research Addresses Adult ADHD

A presentation at the 26th European College of Neuropsychopharmacology in Barcelona, Spain, shed new light on the persistence of Attention Deficit …

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What Do Girls with ADHD Look Like As Adults?

We’ve long heard about the negative impact of attention deficit disorder (ADHD) on children and teens. We know ADHD can lead to academic problems, …

The Biggest Lesson I've Learned in Managing My ADHD

ADHD tends to make every aspect of life that much more challenging. Because attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) impairs the executive …

A Focus On Adults: Living With Chronic ADHD

With rates of childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder at alarming highs, a study confirms that, for many, the condition persists into adulthood. A study by the Boston Children's Hospital and the Mayo Clinic finds that the chronic form of ADHD can lead to depression and substance …

Don’t Use an Illness Description for a Normal Behavior

Last week, I saw a report on television about the number of children that have likely been misdiagnosed as ADD/ADHD. As I watched the television …

How Writing Things Down Can Change Your Life

What do you write down? For most of us, writing consists of emails, task lists, and perhaps the odd work project. However, making time to write down …

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Do You Use Mental Techniques? 4 Reasons Why They’re Not Working | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Mental training techniques are all the rage right now. I’m going to present a contrarian view. It’s been my experience from working with athletes …

32 of the Best Ways to Get Organized When You Have ADHD

Posted on August 26, 2013<p><b>Getting organized is hard. Staying organized is even harder. In this article from PsychCentral.com, you’ll find 32 of the</b> …

Why Can't You Be More Organized? - 10 Apps to help with Executive Functions

"Why can't you be more organized?" I try not to say this to my 12 year old son every night, but I'm almost always thinking it. His backpack and …

10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life with ADHD

When I was little, asking questions often got me into trouble. I had questions about everything. Apparently this was annoying to teachers, parents, …

Dr. Hallowell, “I Know How Terribly Crippling ADHD Can Be.”

Recently I received an “open letter to Ned Hallowell” in which the author took me to task for stating that ADHD is not a disorder but rather a trait. …

Coping with Heightened Emotions When You Have ADHD

People with ADHD tend to have a hard time regulating their emotions. For instance, they report going from zero to 100 in just several seconds, …

What Is ADHD?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a condition that's characterized by impulsive behavior, inattention, and hyperactivity.<p>It's …

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ADD/ADHD is FICTION - NOT A REAL DISEASE

<i>Editor’s Note: This article was originally written by community member Grateful Energy.</i><p><b>Before His Death, Father of ADHD Admitted it Was An</b> …

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