ADHD and Avoidance

I had to laugh when I saw the topic for this essay. At the end of each year I brainstorm topics that I will write about in the coming year. Then I make a list and assign dates as to when I will write on each topic. It helps me avoid struggling to come up with a topic...

ADHD and Romantic Healthy Relationships

As an ADHD coach, people come to me to get support to live their best possible life, something that ADHD often gets in the way of. Often they already have some support which is great as long as it is a healthy kind of support. Unfortunately, especially in romantic...

Intentions Versus Resolutions

In January many people make resolutions. I am not a big fan of making resolutions. I like intentions better than resolutions. A resolution is a firm decision to do or not to do something. An intention is an aim or a plan. To me intentions provide flexibility enough to...

ADHD and Wellness

One of the sessions I attended at the 2019 Annual International Conference on ADHD was about ADHD and wellness. The presenters focused on the four pillars of wellness – nutrition, sleep, exercise and stress.  Wellness is important to managing ADHD. We must eat...