It is Your Eyes that Realize

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Visualization is a technique used to imagine yourself doing something that you have not yet physically done. For example, before gymnasts attempt a new move, they visualize themselves performing the action in their brain before even attempting the physical action. This uses a part of the brain so when the new move is attempted, it […]

Validate and Express of Leverage ADHD System™

Validate yourself every day. How are you already successful? In what areas do you shine? People often get bogged down by the negative side of ADHD, feeling ashamed or inadequate because of it. So much energy is wasted by these negative emotions. Instead, embrace your attributes. See how valuable you really are. Practice daily affirmations […]

"Learn" & "Evaluate" of the Leverage ADHD System™

With spring in the air and flowers blossoming on the ground, I was inspired to share with you my Leverage ADHD System™ to help yourself flourish. The LEVERAGE system includes: Learn, Evaluate, Validate, Express, Reframe, Act, Grow, Explore. This month I will go over the first two components of the system—how to learn about your traits and […]

How to Leverage Your ADHD to your ADDvantage

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Oftentimes, we have negative attitudes about how ADHD affects us and our self-esteem. Once your attitude about your ADHD is shifted, and you understand how your brain works you can empower yourself to embrace your strengths, and boost your self-confidence and self-efficacy. You must create an urge for yourself to do something. The best way […]

The Story of Mary-Grace: Envisioning Success and Following Passions to Overcome Mental and Physical Barriers

This story stems from hope and encouragement, as well as the ability to overcome physical obstacles using mental, emotional, and cognitive strength. I had the privilege of being a part of Mary Grace’s support team about 18 months ago. Mary-Grace Langhorne was confined to a wheelchair. Her lack of mobility was due to Dystonia, which […]

Upcoming CHADD presentation "Turning Symptoms into Assests"

 “Turning Symptoms into Assets” Presenter: Billi Bittan, Ph.D. Monday, January 19, 2015 7:00pm – 9:00pm Navigating the vast array of ADHD coaching strategies and techniques can be overwhelming for people with ADHD.  Having too many choices can leave many of us running in circles.  Wouldn’t it be great if you could streamline your ADHD management […]

Entrepreneurs Benefit from ADHD

We’ve heard it all before, those with ADHD are disinterested with trivial and routine tasks in the workplace. But did you know the opposite could be true? The world we live in is constantly changing and evolving, and those with ADHD are best equipped to flourish in this setting. At work, entrepreneurs with ADHD are […]

Passion is the Path to Success

Ever heard the adage, “Follow your heart”? What that means is figuring out what you’re really passionate about and going after it. When you really love to do something, your motivation increases significantly, and so does your success. This is true for anyone, but particularly for people with ADHD. Not everyone is crystal clear about […]