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ADHD Myths and Misconceptions
Thomas W Phelan, PhD
Author, Psychologist, CHADD Hall of Fame
Everybody these days thinks
they know what ADHD is and how it is treated.
However, the field is full
of misinformation. Test your ADHD IQ by learning the
most common general as well as medication-related
misunderstandings regarding this emotionally charged
A registered clinical
psychologist, Thomas W. Phelan,
Ph.D. has worked with children,
adults and families for over 35
years. He is a member of the American
Psychological Association and
In addition to writing and
producing, Dr. Phelan maintains
an active schedule of
international lectures, and is a
frequent guest on radio and
television. His articles appear
in numerous regional and
national publications. Dr.
Phelan received his Doctorate
from Loyola University Chicago
in 1970 after completing his
internship at the Loyola Child
Guidance Center. He worked at
the DuPage County Mental Health
Center until 1972 and then
entered private practice. He has
also served on the boards of
directors for both ADDA and
CHADD, two national
organizations for the parents of
children with ADD. He was
inducted into the CHADD Hall of
Fame in 1997.
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William B. Benninger, Ph.D.
||Specializing in the treatment
of adolescents for over twenty years, and in ADHD for over ten
years, has provided William B. Benninger, Ph.D. with a wealth of experience. Being the
father of two girls has exponentially increased
that wealth. Dr. Benninger attended The Ohio State University's APA-approved
counseling psychology graduate program, |
starting in 1975. After an APA-approved clinical internship in
Wichita, Kansas, he returned to the greater Columbus area to begin
his psychological career.
Currently, Bill is founder
and director of Adolescent Counseling Specialists of Columbus, quite
possibly the largest adolescent specialty practice in the
state. He is, in addition, an Adjunct Professor of Clinical
Psychology at The Ohio State University, and on the medical staff of
a large area hospital. Bill is a member of CHADD.
Valued for his practical
wisdom, as well as his clinical experience, he has given workshops
on adolescents and ADHD, both locally and
internationally. Bill has appeared on CNN and
TV France 2. His publications are numerous, including A
Parent's Guide to Teenage Problems, A Teacher's Guide to Recognizing
Psychological and Behavioral Problems of Students, and many
Alan R. Graham, Ph.D
|As a key 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, Dr.
|Graham 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.
Dr. Graham h as earned the designation of
Professional Certified Coach (PCC) by the International Coaching
Federation and has been a discussion leader and a Certified Graduate of the
Coaching Program. He is also a Master Certified AD/HD Coach (MCAC)
Dr. Graham's experience has
included working with children and adolescents in
therapeutic day schools, inpatient, and outpatient settings.
He serves on the
board of the Professional Association of ADHD Coaches (PAAC) and the Professional Advisory Board for the Chicago CHADD chapter.
Recognized for his work by
peers and clients alike, Dr. Graham presents and writes on psychological health,
ADHD, child and family, and positive psychology issues throughout
the United States. He has co-authored a book: Lemonade: A
Leader's Guide to Resilience at Work with
Karlin Sloan and Kevin Cuthbert. He is married and has three adult children.
Harvey C. Parker, Ph.D.
Parker, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist in Plantation, Florida. He is a
co-founder of CHADD and served as CHADD's National Executive Director for four
years. In practice for more than 20 years, Dr. Parker has developed a special
interest in working with children with AD/HD and their parents. He draws upon
his experiences as a former teacher and psychologist to apply educational and
behavioral principles to the treatment of AD/HD in children. He has authored
numerous books, articles and chapters on the subject.