Aug 12, 2021
This week we
welcome back one of my favorite ADHD experts, Dr. Ned
As an ADHD parent raising ADHD kids, Ned has the experience of
raising his grown children, and his message of forgiveness and
patience with ourselves is one I could listen to on repeat. He
shares how to repair when we lose it on our kids. Because we will
We also discuss how the DSM doesn't cover a major part of ADHD
- the emotional regulation - and how we can work towards changing
the perception of ADHD among others, ADHD medication, and the
plethora of misinformation out there.
I can't wait for you to hear this ADHD gold from the fairy
godfather of ADHD himself, Dr. Edward Hallowell.
If you haven't yet, go back and listen to Part 1 of our chat.
Ned and I talked about using our strengths, overcoming hurdles,
negative self talk, the power of connection, and Ned did not shy
away from sharing his own childhood trauma, which affects the way
he loves on others and the way he parented his now grown children
who also have ADHD.
Edward (Ned) Hallowell, M.D. is a board-certified child and
adult psychiatrist and world authority on ADHD. He has spent the
past four decades helping thousands of adults and children live
happy and productive lives through his strength-based approach to
neurodiversity, and has ADHD and dyslexia himself.
Dr. Hallowell is a New York Times bestselling author of the
groundbreaking Distraction series, which began with Driven
, co-authored with Dr John Ratey in 1994,
sparked a revolution in understanding of ADHD, and they continue
with their latest book, ADHD 2.0
. Dr. Hallowell also hosts
podcast. Learn more at drhallowell.com