Last month insanity got the better of me and I decided to take an accelerated learning class to get my real estate sales agent license. Ironic how once you pay for something and put the dates in your calendar you have time to get it done!! … [Read more...] about Learnnig to Learn
Do you take money from big pharma? Do you consult for big pharma? Yeah, Kirsten sounds great, but does she accept money from big pharma? These have been some of the latest comments from trolls on my facebook page. It started … [Read more...] about “BIG PHARMA” and me.
ADHD has been identified as one of the most heritable of all the mental disorders. Twin studies in childhood consistently report a 70-80% heritability rate. Diagnosis of ADHD is increasingly prevalent in our childhood population. … [Read more...] about Grandma has ADHD!
Among my friends with various learning differences we joke about being easily distracted by….squirrels and SHINY THINGS. There is no more distracting time in our world than the holiday season. Driving around downtown there are lights … [Read more...] about Shiny Things
So what is ADHD? And how do you know if you or someone you love has this brain makeup? Mental health professionals use what is known as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM), which is currently in the fifth edition. This book … [Read more...] about Diagnostic Criteria of ADHD
For many years it was believed that ADHD was a childhood disorder which the individual would outgrow. The medical and mental health community relied on criteria used to diagnose children and teens as the measure of whether and adult had … [Read more...] about What do you know about Adult ADHD?