Climbing Out of The Rabbit Hole When You Have ADHD

A while back I posted an article on overthinking that was inspired by working with some amazing people in my ADHD Meet up Group. Join us sometime we connect, talk, and share tools and strategies for all things ADHD. (Link to meet up).  We had a very rich conversation around overthinking and rumination and the impact it has on ones life and achieving goals.  

We discovered that....

Many of us struggle with some kind of constant inner chatter or cognitive hyperactivity… 

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Escaping the Overthinking Trap When You Have ADHD

 I recently hosted a  Meet up with my Adults with ADHD Peeps  (here is the link to my meetup please join us next time!) It's a wonderful way to make connections and hear about others' successes and strategies. 

This Meetup was particularly rewarding and chock full of incredible sharing, insights, tools, and strategies that work for real people in real-time.  Which is exactly why these meetups are such a great support for so many struggling with the challenges of...

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Impulsivity Gone RIGHT!

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 Many times we view being impulsive as a negative aspect of ADHD and it often is….. But it can be a good thing too!  It's what we do with it in the moment that really matters....Read on to find out how to turn the negative aspects of impulsivity into some positive ones and have more fun and joy in your life! 

 

First off, what exactly is impulsivity?  Well… the definition according to dictionary.com is… being “swayed by emotional or...

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Should I Hire an ADHD Life Coach?

 

Should I hire an ADHD Life Coach?  Many of my clients come to me because of that initial question.  Here are some things that may help you answer that question for yourself more easily but first, an understanding of what ADHD Life Coaching is, how it works, and why it works! 

ADHD Life Coaching is powerful!  And it does work.  I know because I see it and experience it every day both on a personal and a professional level. 

What is ADHD Life...

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ADHD Can Affect the Whole Family Here is What You Can Do About it Right NOW.

The impact ADHD has on families varies greatly as we are all different and unique.  Each family has a special blend of individuals with different likes, dislikes, passions, values, ways of being, and ways they learn and grow.  Additionally, we are all connected…. No one is an island unto himself.

The trickle-down effect we all have on those around us is real.   With that said, one person's success can elevate the whole family while the flip side of that is....... one...

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Finding Your Holiday Bliss

 

 

Whew…really?   How do we do this?? Holiday Bliss?  Is that even possible?  Sounds like it should be easy, but is it?  What does it actually mean?  Many of us do not even know because we just automatically connect to the busy energy of the holiday season.....   

 

With the whirlwind of the holiday season and all that goes along with it such as holiday shopping, wrapping, doing, and going non-stop, we can lose sight of what's...

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Perfectionism - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly…. Is There A Good?

Perfectionism, Perfectly Perfect….

Perfect, a state which presupposes that a person, thing or circumstance has all the desirable traits, characteristics or attitudes necessary to be considered final or done or complete.   It is synonymous to the thought of being the very best… no room for improvement. Indicating no more is needed.  No growth? No change? No tweak!  

Perfection is that absolute and superlative form of aesthetics based on an impression or...

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Executive Functions - What Are They and Why Do They Matter?

Everything in life is a process - a dynamic interplay of events, each facilitating and interacting with the next… its taking parts and making it whole…taking strengths and bringing order from chaos.  As a whole our lives can find balance, joy, order, and  achievement, yet in isolation singular moments or events have less meaning.  It's the context of WHOLE that makes it what it is and gives us the resulting Life we are Living.   

This is what...

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Struggling with Time Management?

Time Blindness?  

What is it and how does it relate to ADHD 

We are so connected to time yet so disconnected from time.  Time has been sneaking around and baffling us for centuries.  Time is the topic of so many conversations, phrases, books, and articles.  It has shown itself to be incredibly important to us through the generations, have you ever noticed how many quotes there are related to time?  

“Time heals all wounds”   ...

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Impulsivity and ADHD - Understand & Solutions to Self-Manage

 

Impulsivity, what's the Deeper Meaning?

Oceans are expansive, vast, and boundless with many aspects and nuances.  The Ocean presents itself  in many ways to the human sight and experience.  The water can be calm and shallow on the edges of the shoreline or deep and foreboding with the absence of land.  The same is true with impulsivity.  It is more than what meets the eye, more than hindsight, and deeper than foresight, and way more than an extrinsic...

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