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HELPING ADULTS WITH ADHD VALUE THEIR
Sari Solden, MS LMFT
For coaches, mental health professionals, adults
with ADHD, and their partners
What is often missing in the approach to helping
adults with ADHD is the critical element of going
beyond a focus on deficits and strategies to the
goal of restoring lost hopes and dreams, creating a
meaningful life, and moving beyond toxic comparisons
to value one’s differences.
In order to help an adult with the challenges of
ADHD attain this self view and the ability to move
forward toward the life they want, the professional
must be able to see the them in a whole and valuing
way. Otherwise, even the best strategies will fall
flat and become just one more way the adult with
ADHD winds up feeling more defeated, deflated, and
Sari Solden, MS LMFT, a psychotherapist and consultant in Ann
Arbor, Michigan, has counseled
adults with AD/HD for over 25
years. She is the author of the
pioneering books Women with
Attention Deficit Disorder
and Journeys Through
ADDulthood, as well as a
prominent keynote speaker at
national and international AD/HD
conferences. She serves on the
professional advisory board of
the National Association for
Adults with Attention Deficit
Disorder(ADDA) and was a past
recipient of their award for
outstanding service by a helping
professional. Ms. Solden’s areas
of specialization include
women's issues, inattentive
ADHD, and the emotional
consequences and healing process
for adults who grew up with
Contact Sari at
ADDJourneys.com, her online
You will have the opportunity to pose questions
Details on how to connect
to the teleconference will be sent to you by email after you sign up.
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.