What happens in your brain when you pay attention?

What does it mean to pay attention? When you think of attention, you may think of what you are focusing on in a particular moment. For instance, while reading this, you believe that you are paying attention by focusing on the words on your computer screen. But, attention actually has more to do with what your brain is not focusing on - what it's filtering out.

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Surviving back to school with ADHD: 3 tips for parents

back to school ADHDFor some families with ADHD, back to school time is a blessing. The children are back on a schedule (and out of the home!), and for many parents it feels like a fresh start. For other families, back to school time can be stressful for many reasons we won't get into here.

Whatever your opinion of this time of year, here 3 tips to keep in mind as September approaches:

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ADHD adults might make better entrepreneurs

We recently found a great article on the Entrepreneur website: Those with ADHD Might make better entrepreneurs. Here's why.

At Springboard Clinic we see many successful adults who have ADHD and are entrepreneurs. Many individuals with ADHD tend to gravitate toward the flexibility of entrepreneurship. But, as the article says, entrepreneurs with ADHD may actually be more successful because of the way their brain works, not in spite of it! Check it out!