Tag Archives: ADHD awareness

Why “HOW” is Not Enough for People with ADHD

ADHD Awareness    November 30, 2018

Starting out over 35 years ago as a fledging nurse I spent a great deal of time learning “how” to do things. HOW to give an injection so it never hurt. HOW to identify life-threatening heart rhythms and perform defibrillation. And most impressive, HOW to completely change a person into a clean hospital gown and fresh … read more »

The Wonder of Standing Out

ADHD Awareness, ADHD Awareness Book Project    October 31, 2016

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” Dr. Seuss Do you stand out, or are you busy trying to fit in? Do you focus on how to make a positive difference in the world? Or is your focus on being accepted? ADHD comes with being different. Everyone has things they do well…and not … read more »

What is Success? by Guest Blogger Janna Willard

Adults with ADHD    October 14, 2016

I was at a conference with a friend when the speaker said something about success. I commented to my friend that I wasn’t very successful (or maybe she poked me and said I was, and I looked surprised; either way it came out that I didn’t think I was a successful person). She pointed out to … read more »