|As a therapist,
coach, educator, author,
and presenter, Alan R. Graham, Ph.D., has over two decades of
experience helping thousands of ADHD children, adolescents, adults,
and their families navigate life's challenges, and gain the tools
they need to manage emotional issues. Initially trained as a
secondary and elementary school teacher, Alan furthered his
education by obtaining his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at
Northwestern University and completing his clinical training at the
University of Illinois at Chicago and Illinois Masonic Medical
Center in Chicago.
Alan has earned the designation of
Professional Certified Coach by the International Coaching
Federation and is a Certified Graduate of the Authentic Happiness
Alan's experience has
included working with difficult children and adolescents in
therapeutic day schools, inpatient, and outpatient settings.
While creating his group practices, ACP Consultants, and the ADD
Centers, he also held the position of adjunct professor at the
University of Illinois School of Medicine and at the Illinois School
of Professional Psychology.
As a way of giving back to
the profession, Alan serves as the Illinois representative and is
the chair of the steering committee of the American Psychological Association
Psychology in the Workplace Network (PWN). He also served on the board of the
Illinois Psychological Association Clinical Practice Section and was
the chair of the Health Care Reimbursement Committee.
Alan is on the editorial board of the Journal of
Attention Disorders. He is
also a member of the national organization of CHADD and serves on the
Professional Advisory Board for the Chicago CHADD chapter.
It is in
this spirit of service that Alan and Bill created the ADDvisor as a
means to share practical information with families and individuals
who live with ADHD every day.
Recognized for his work by
peers and clients alike, he presents and writes on psychological health,
ADHD, child and family, and business of practice issues throughout the United
States. Alan is married and has grown children, two daughters
and a son.
Alan can be reached at Alan@ADDvisor.com.
Alan's office address is: 2604 Dempster Street, Suite
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068. His office phone is: 847-824-1235.