2021 Lifetime Achievement Award

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Maureen Gill, LCSW, ACC Maureen Gill, LCSW, ACC, knows what a difference education and information about ADHD can make in people’s lives, and she has always endeavored to share this message. As a licensed clinical social worker, she has spent her career working in medical, rehab, and psychiatric hospitals—and, more recently, as an ADHD coach.…

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CHADD Honors Exceptional Contributions to the ADHD Community

Each year, CHADD presents a series of awards honoring outstanding service and dedication to those impacted by ADHD. For the year 2020, CHADD is pleased to honor four award recipients. “We celebrate the exceptional contributions all of our 2020 award recipients have made to the ADHD community,” said Robert Cattoi, Chief Executive Officer, CHADD. “Our honorees…

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So… Just What Is a Virtual Conference?

Good question—we are all about to find out! Not all the details are fixed yet, but at press time, here is what we know about the 2020 Virtual Annual International Conference on ADHD. Instead of flying to Dallas and staying in a hotel, you can attend this year’s conference from the comfort of your home…

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CHADD Awards Presented at the 2019 Conference

CHADD of San Fernando Valley’s Board of Directors

During the 2019 Annual International Conference on ADHD, CHADD recognized a number of individuals and programs for their service, achievements, and dedication to improving the lives of children and adults affected by ADHD. the conference was held November 7–9, 2019, at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. Lifetime Achievement Award Harvey Parker, PhD, a licensed clinical psychologist,…

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CHADD Hosts Summit to Address Impact of ADHD on Public Health

An esteemed group of healthcare professionals, public health officials, health payers, and thought leaders convened in Washington, DC, on October 7, 2019, to discuss the considerable implications of ADHD, when CHADD hosted the ADHD Public Health Summit 2019. The invitation-only gathering focused on groundbreaking findings regarding ADHD and life expectancy, and the impact of ADHD…

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CHADD Awards Presented at the 2018 Conference

DURING the 2018 Annual International Conference on ADHD, CHADD recognized a number of individuals and programs for their service, achievements, and dedication to improving the lives of children and adults affected by ADHD. The conference was held November 8-12, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch. Lifetime Achievement Award Russell A. Barkley,…

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ADHD and Life Expectancy: Treatment Matters More Than You Might Think

CHADD and Russell A. Barkley, PhD, Partner to Announce Findings THE MESSAGE IS CLEAR. Treatment for ADHD, along with the related health risks it poses, has the possibility of adding an average of nine to thirteen years to the lifespan of children and adults diagnosed with ADHD. This is the implication of a cutting-edge research…

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Connect & Recharge in Atlanta

HAVE YOU HEARD THE NEWS? CHADD and ADDA will jointly host this year’s Annual International Conference on ADHD. And it will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, from Thursday, November 9, through Sunday, November 12. That’s right–one extra day to learn all about ADHD from the foremost experts in the field. One extra day to network…

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