ADHD into Adulthood: Stories by Telus

Our own Laura MacNiven recently contributed an article called ADHD into Adulthood on the Stories by Telus website. If you click on the link you'll find Laura's article as you scroll down. As a bonus, the video at the top of the page is a great introduction to Brili, an app that "gamifies" ADHD to help kids with daily routines.

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ADHD is my superpower

ADHD is my superpowerIf you have ADHD and don't feel great about it, the article 'ADHD isn't my disorder, it's more like my superpower' is a great read.

It tells the story of Loyle Carner, a professional artist/performer from the UK. Diagnosed with ADHD as a child, Loyle saw this as a completely negative thing at first. He didn't understand what ADHD was or what a diagnosis meant for him. He also didn't know any adults who had ADHD and had no idea what having ADHD meant for his future.

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ADHD Across the Lifespan

In our clinical work, we know that ADHD is on a continuum. With an ADHD diagnosis, the impact of symptoms might move along a spectrum, depending on what's going on in someone's life. We work with individuals of all ages with ADHD, and see every day that it's not black and white, or cut and dry. We all have difficulty focusing, but some are further along the spectrum than others. Across the lifespan, many factors might influence where someone falls on the spectrum...

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