ADHD Discussions

Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your attention deficit turned you into a control freak? My clients often talk to me about staying in control of the day-to-day details in their lives. Some have…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 9 at 4:06 pm
Dr Gary The agony of waiting for test results. How do you cope? One of the responsibilities of living with a chronic condition like diabetes is getting your labs done. Waiting for the…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity June 8 at 7:41 pm
Dr Gary A hard question: Does your self-care routine ever leave your partner feeling ignored? Has your partner ever felt like you were more focused on your condition and taking care of yourself than you…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity March 5 at 6:34 pm
Dr Gary Managing your money, especially during the holidays. How’s it going? Living with a chronic condition has a direct impact on your budget. Anybody reading this who has a chronic condition…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 18 at 10:45 am
Dr Gary There’s nothing like a good night’s sleep. Had one lately? I am hearing a lot about the importance of getting adequate sleep recently. I read a lot of posts from…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity November 19, 2016 at 11:03 am
always sad searching for the gifts of ADHD rather then the inexplicable maladies Dr. John who wrote the definitive narratives" driven to distraction and delivered from distraction" catechism of the convoluted world of…
By always sad Latest Activity October 20, 2016 at 10:52 pm Likes 2
Dr Gary Quick Poll: What Are You Looking Forward To? I am convinced that one of the keys to maintaining an optimistic attitude is to always have something to look…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity October 2, 2016 at 11:09 am
nurse gung TAP Therapy I recently saw a psychologist who introduced me to TAP therapy for my anxiety. I soon realized that is could…
By nurse gung Latest Activity October 2, 2016 at 8:17 am
Dr Gary When your current regimen isn’t working – how do you cope? So you and your physician worked closely together on creating a treatment regimen. Maybe you even made some lifestyle changes…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 14, 2016 at 10:08 am
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Does your chronic condition affect your self-esteem? And what do you do to… “I just don’t feel very good about myself.” Clients say that a lot to me. In fact, I think low…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 21, 2016 at 3:12 pm
Dr Gary Finding a doctor. What’s your strategy? There are all kinds of reasons why a doctor you like working with, and depend on, might no longer be…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 4, 2016 at 11:32 am
Dr Gary Ever get sick of being told to look on the bright side? I’ll follow up this question with another one: Ever just let yourself feel crummy (angry, sad, frustrated…)? I am all…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 25 at 9:28 pm Replies 2
Dr Gary Staying informed. Are you active or just humming along at this point? When recently diagnosed, one piece of advice you were most likely given, by your physician or your loved ones, was…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity May 25, 2016 at 10:35 am
Godsgrl 81 ADD & Anxiety Disorder Being ADD has never been easy for me . I grew up in a very loving family whom accepted me…
By Godsgrl 81 Latest Activity May 26, 2016 at 1:25 am Replies 63
abbeysue Can ADD/ADHD be used to your advantage? Peter Shankman wrote his second, best-selling novel in just 31 hours and attributes his success to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
By abbeysueCA Latest Activity April 18, 2016 at 5:36 pm Replies 110