Interests, Hobbies, Careers with ADHD

Interests, hobbies, careers, they aren’t always the same things when you have ADHD. Listen as Alex Hofeldt shares his challenge in finding his way to success.   It’s not easy to decide on a direction when your interests are many, your talents are unique, and the choice between passion and security seem to be totally opposite from […]


Being True to Yourself is Key With ADHD

Being True to Yourself Is Key With ADHD

Being true to yourself is key with ADHD; yet, it can seem tricky when being yourself means being various things at various times.   Today, we’re catching up with Brookley Wofford. Listen to her on episode 3, from months ago. I’ve been curious how she’s doing since then and as it turns out, she has […]


Tapping into What Makes You Tick

Guess what’s one of the things that most frustrates someone without ADHD about their loved one with it? The fact that something deemed as important is not usually enough to get them into action. I’m not talking about important to only one of the people but to both. That’s right. Just because the bills HAVE to get […]


Attention, Interest, and Influence

Did you know there’s a connection between what interests you versus what captures your attention and whether or not you will become influenced by interest or influence via attention? I know it seems like a tongue twister but stay with me. When you become interested in something it can lead to fulfillment and then, through […]


Discover What’s Interesting About Attention in ADHD

One thing most people with ADHD can agree upon is that ADHD is not so much about not paying enough attention to something but rather too much attention…to everything! Why is that? Well, for starters, our environment is rarely stimuli-free. As I sit here and write, I feel like I’m in a vacuum with only […]


With ADHD, Clarity May Seem Elusive

clarity [klar-i-tee] Spell Syllables noun 1. Clearness or lucidity as to perception or understanding; freedom from indistinctness or ambiguity. (dictionary.reference.com)   Having a set, clear, focus about what we’re doing isn’t as easy as it sounds. Why? There can be several reasons. Life gets in the way. Our other responsibilities can take over. We don’t know […]


ATTENTION

Individuals with ADHD do have a noticeably different way of attending than do people who are neurotypical. I guess, to some who do not understand ADHD, it may seem that the inattentive type, especially, “loses” attention. But if you really take a moment and pay attention to the person with ADHD, they haven’t actually shut […]