Monday , 24 July 2017

The Delusion of Control – The Illusion of Logic

By Rick Green, If an article on the internet is true, and why wouldn’t it be, when film director Sam Mendes and his wife, actress Kate Winslet, fly anywhere, they take separate flights. Their thinking? If one plane crashes, the other will survive to raise the kids. Having raised kids, I’m unsure if this is an act of love or ‘revenge from beyond the grave.’ I’m sure Sam and Kate feel they’re logical, despite knowing that the odds of a plane crash are...

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“We couldn’t finish the entire set. It was impossible.”

By Rick Green, This week we heard from a woman who purchased our 5-video set, ADHD Medication: Straight Answers to Big Questions. She was very upset because the three people in her household who are struggling with ADHD couldn’t sit through all 4 ½ hours of video. ADHD Medication VideoNo kidding! I couldn’t either. I doubt anyone could. If someone actually managed to white-knuckle their way through all five videos, I doubt they’d remember anything. Including their own name...

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Offering A Reward

By Rick Green Have you ever heard the term ‘Reward Deficiency Syndrome’? From what I understand, it came out of research by Dr. Kenneth Blum and others. They were searching for a specific genetic glitch that might increase the risk of alcoholism. They understood that something as complex as an addiction can not be caused by any single gene, but the one gene being studied did seem to increase the risk...

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Adult ADHD and Career Choices

I’m here to talk to you today about how to make a career choice that would work well with your adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). I had a great job in Boston working for the Unitarian Universalist Association and I loved my … Continue reading

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How Do I Find Out If I Have ADHD?

By Rick Green The question we get asked the most? That’s simple: ‘How do I find out if I have ADHD?’ (If you’re asking this question right now, do yourself a favor and bookmark this blog page so that you can refer back to it again, and again!) Maybe you suspect, or have assumed, that you are slow, weird, weak-willed, lazy, or any number of things along those lines. Maybe parents, siblings, teachers or others have suggested something like this. With the pace of life these days, I suppose everyone wonders if they have ADHD. Here’s the deal...

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Me & ADHD – Going Steady For 15 Years

By Rick Green I used to suffer from ADHD. Because I didn’t know that’s what it was. Hard to win a wrestling match against an invisible opponent, if you don’t even realize you are in a wrestling match. So I just suffered. Mostly in silence. Cause people got tired of hearing my problems, my excuses, my apologies...

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