HADD are holding an ADHD awareness day on the 13th of October with talks for Clinicians held in the afternoon and a talk will take place in the evening for parents by Dr. Thomas E. Brown from Yale University. We will have information stands on ADHD and related conditions and this will also be a fantastic networking opportunity for parents. Further information will be uploaded shortly so keep an eye on our website for further information on registration or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Critically acclaimed Fashion Designer and Artist Helen Steele talks about the positive aspects of ADHD and how if she hadn’t had ADHD she may not have done many of the things that brought her to the successful position she is in now. Helen also talks about the relief diagnosis brought and emphasises the importance of having someone who believed in her and in her case these have been teachers who were role models and steered her in the right direction.
Celebrated Chef Rozanne Stevens & recently diagnosed adult with ADHD talks about how getting a diagnosis really helped her. She talks about adapting her strengths and downplaying her weaknesses, finding her passion in life and how to channel her creative energy. Rozanne also talks about how structure, getting lots of information about ADHD and building a support network really helps.