Is it ADHD Procrastination, or Paralysis by Perfectionism?
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Is it ADHD Procrastination, or Paralysis by Perfectionism?

I often remind my clients that, to fix what’s not working, the solution MUST fit the actual problem! I know that sounds obvious, but hang in there with me as I explain… The cycle of procrastination, overwhelm, shame and stress is an all-too-common part of life for many of us with ADHD. But, too often,…

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Overcome ADHD Overwhelm & Procrastination with Self-Awareness

If you’ve met me or listened to me speak about ADHD for more than 30 seconds, you know that I believe wholeheartedly in a strength-based approach to managing our challenges.  When I’m coaching my clients, my approach is to help them uncover their natural strengths and teach them to focus on their strengths & what…

Strategies for Stress-Less Holidays!
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Strategies for Stress-Less Holidays!

The Holiday Season can be a very happy time, but it can also be a very difficult time for many of us. The season presents particular challenges for those of us with ADHD, which can make it a very stressful time. But it doesn’t have to be that way! It may surprise you, but I…

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Getting Back on Track with ADHD / ADD

We all find ourselves “off track” from time to time, when we are not doing what we know has worked for us in the past.  It can happen for many different reasons, but most commonly it is when there is some sort of disruption in our usual structure or routine such as holidays, vacations, illness,…

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Out of Structure, Comes Freedom!

I am not what you would call a naturally organized person.  I always joke that I didn’t get that gene.  It seems to have skipped a generation in my case.  My mother is insanely organized, as is my daughter, but my daughter didn’t get it from me, although she might have inherited it through me. …

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“Out-the-Door” Struggles, Punctuality, and the Morning Fog

As an ADD Coach, one of the most common complaints I hear from clients is about difficulty being on time: for work, for appointments, for meetings, and even for fun events.  It is stressful for us, frustrating for others, and can cause problems in personal as well as professional relationships.  For parents, our out-the-door struggles…