After 30 years of teaching and counselling teens with ADHD, I have come to realize one thing: Nothing makes a bigger difference than a strong, genuine connection. Here are some off-beat, ADHD-friendly ideas for forging one.
This study is being carried out by Dr. Blanaid Gavin, Associate Professor in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry & Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. Dr. Gavin is working on this project with two colleagues Professor Fiona McNicholas and Professor Gary O’Reilly. Dr. Gavin and Professor McNicholas are based in the School of Medicine and Professor O’Reilly is based in the School of Psychology.
ADHD in adults can have a severe impact on relationships.
We normally associate ADHD with young children. The condition is however also prevalent in adults, and not only affects their daily activities and career, but also their relationships.