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ADHD Weekly, April 11, 2019

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Finding a Summer Job When You’ve Got ADHD

Spring is the season to search for summer jobs. The teen or young adult with ADHD often feels overwhelmed by the job search, especially if it’s the teen’s first summer job or the young adult is living out of town and looking for something back home. If you’re the teen or young adult (maybe your…



Reframe Your ADHD-Related Stress

Having ADHD can be stressful. While finding professionals and following a treatment plan can be a major source of stress and irritation, it’s not the primary cause of ADHD stress. It’s the little things that cause the most stress. That includes the messages people who have ADHD receive throughout the day—even messages from themselves about…



Video: Learning To Speak Up

NRC Video: Speak Up: Self-Advocacy Tips For Teens Featuring LeDerick Horne It’s during the teen years that young people learn to speak up for their own needs, and to negotiate for themselves. Self-advocacy doesn’t always come natural, especially when coping with ADHD symptoms. Teaching our teens to advocate for themselves helps them start in the…