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ADHD Myths and Misconceptions


Thomas W Phelan, PhD

Author, Psychologist, CHADD Hall of Fame

Author, 1-2-3 Magic

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 topic.




Thomas W Phelan, PhD


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 the Illinois Psychological Association. 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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Your teleconference leaders:

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 professional articles.

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 Authentic Happiness 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.

Harvey C. 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.