Episode 42 is live! Hong, Abby’s wife, is taking over this episode to answer the question, “What are some things about ADHD you’re glad you know that come up often in your day to day as a spouse?”
Welcome to The ADHD Manual!
Living with ADHD in a world built for neurotypicals (people with the most common brains) is like trying to follow an IKEA assembly manual for our Hot Wheels race car track pieces. No matter how much tape is at our disposal, those little Swedish illustrations elude us. We could toss this rocket launcher and buy crappy plastic pins. Or we could toss the manual and write our own.
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Episode 41 is live! How does our brain prioritize? Why do ADHDers struggle with prioritization? What can we do about it?
Wait a minute. Strike that, reverse it. Episode 40 is live!
Episode 39 is live! Do you want to know how a pet can be an accommodation for neurodivergents? This one’s for you. Do you want to hear silly cat stories? This one’s for you.
Episode 38 is live! This episode is probably 2021 in a nutshell: a total mess, directionless, and you’ll be relieved when it’s over. Enjoy! ❤
Episode 37 is live! Today I’m thinking about grief, and how bereavement and healing may look a little different in neurodivergent folks.
Episode 36 is live! To wrap up ADHD Acceptance Month, I made a list of house hacks and items that make my everyday neurodivergent life a little easier.
Episode 35 is live! I hope this episode makes you uncomfortable.
Episode 34 is live! Today I’m talking about task initiation.
Episode 33 is live! ADHD impacts several of our executive functions (planning, prioritizing, organizing, task initiation, etc) and today I will give an overview of working memory: what is it, why do ADHDers struggle with it, and what do we do about it?