TADD 2017 – Impacted Roots and Broken Wings: The Joys and Challenges of Successfully Launching Young Adults with ADHD

We’ve got an excellent “TADD” Talk for you today! As part of ADHD Awareness Month and our special activities, ADDA has created TADD Talks, where we’ll be Talking about ADD every day the entire month of October!

In today’s TADD talk, Evelyn Green, MSEd discusses “Impacted Roots and Broken Wings: The Joys and Challenges of Successfully Launching Young Adults with ADHD

Enjoy!

And if you enjoyed today’s TADD Talk, you’ll want to learn more about what Evelyn has to offer.

Evelyn Polk Green, MSEd, is the immediate past president of ADDA, the Attention Deficit Disorder Association. Evelyn is an adult with ADHD and the mother of two adult sons, Perry and Robert, both of whom were also diagnosed with ADHD. She has served as a leader representing the family voice in the ADHD and mental health communities in many capacities and frequently represents the family/consumer perspective on mental health issues to audiences and the media. Active in ADHD and mental health advocacy for more than 20 years, Evelyn is also past president of Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) and is an administrator with Chicago Public Schools.

We’ll see you back here tomorrow! Check the schedule to see what’s coming next right here.

Play

Subscribe!

  • Subscribe to the ADDA Insider
    and get our Starter Kit as a Bonus!

    I understand that in submitting this form I will be subscribed to ADDA's mailing list. I’ve read and accept the terms & conditions

      • Annette Tabor
      • October 24, 2017
      Reply

      Excellant talk!!
      I could relate to what Evelyn was talking about for I had similar experiences.
      Her presentation will be a huge help to parents and adults with ADHD too!

    Leave a Comment

    Can Music Therapy Help With ADHD?

    ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, often shows up as the inability to concentrate…

    Laughter Is The Best Medicine for this ADDA Member

    By Annette Tabor ADDA member Pam Wener has a passion for three things. She…

    A Life Changing Event

    By Jeannette McDonald I realized my life had changed the morning I woke up…

    Tips to Declutter Your Desk

    Every ADHDer has their own style. How do you like to work? Do you…

    Filling In the Cracks

    By R.A. I am a 55-year-old man. I’ve suffered from ADHD all my life,…

    Sudden Chaos: How Did We Get Here (and How Do We Deal?)

    By Sue West You’re overwhelmed and you don’t know how you got to this…