How Changing Your Reading Habits Can Transform Your Health My favorite book is War and Peace. And I know what you're thinking: "Oh, another writer wanting people to think he’s all intellectual and highbrow." But it really is my favorite book, only not because it has 1,500 pages of unforgettable characters or a generational plot that is more compelling than that of any other book I’ve read. It’s because right before I started reading it, my life was in a rut. I had recently been passed over for a promotion at Apple and I had just been rejected by a graduate school I applied to. This double whammy left me doubting myself, my abilities, and my future.
Adult ADHD and "Time Blindness": Dr. Russell Barkley's Tactics for Taming That Trickster, Time Time. That's one word that always makes the top of the list when I ask adults in our local CHADD discussion group to name their top ADHD-related challenges. Keeping track of time.Estimating the time it will take to complete a project.Planning for future time instead of getting totally wrapped up in present time. Managing time is a constant challenge for most humans, especially in our speeded-up age. Yet, for people with ADHD, time can be a particularly shape-shifting trickster. From Scattered To Centered – The Book Like so man y of us, Dr. Alicia Maher had spent her young life struggling with her own short attention span and was often was at the mercy of her impulses. She would fidget through classes, dinner, and church and had trouble organizing her tasks, but never thought there was ever a reason, other than her excitement about all the things that she could be experiencing in that very moment.
There is Something Better than Finding a Soulmate. They say that when we’re choosing a tennis partner it is best to find someone that plays better than us so that it will help to improve our game. Unfortunately, this kind of sucks for the better player if what they’re looking for is a challenge and the hope of improving their own game. Romantic love works pretty much the same way…sort of. Romantic love thrives best when both partners share a perception of equality between them and it struggles when we don’t. Advanced ADD / ADHD Coach Training Advanced ADHD Coach Training For an individual who wishes to become a professional Coach -- or just develop exceptional coaching skills -- register for the Advanced ADHD Coach Training Program, the most comprehensive and effective training program for new and experienced coaches. (The Advanced program includes all of the modules from the Basic program) (part of our ACTP Accredited Program)
Odd One Out - A Book by Jennifer Koretsky Thanks for reading Odd One Out: The Maverick's Guide to Adult ADD ! I've compiled these additional resources just for readers of the book. Here you'll find tools, ideas and products that will help you continue to develop The 5 Essential Skills for Managing Adult ADD , while still being true to yourself. These pages will be updates when I come across new tools and resources! Click here for resources.
10 Signs Your Energy Field & Chakras are Out of Whack. “When your chakras are aligned, you have the most direct access to Source, however you may define Source (within yourself, outside yourself, or both simultaneously). Just as you hold a glass under the tap so it can be filled, we align with Source by facing into it, turning our attention toward it, and opening our ‘vessel’ in the most direct way possible to receive whatever we are seeking (or whatever Source has in mind). Aligning with Source should be a regular part of your practice whenever you’re focused on manifestation.” ~ Anodea Judith and Lion Goodman, Creating on Purpose The other day I was visiting with some friends and we were talking about chakras and manifesting, when their 10-year-old son, who was listening to the conversation, interrupted us with this: “I don’t believe in any of that stuff. What you see is what you see.
Visual culture Visual Culture as an academic subject is a field of study that generally includes some combination of cultural studies, art history, critical theory, philosophy, and anthropology, by focusing on aspects of culture that rely on visual images. Overview Among theorists working within contemporary culture, this field of study often overlaps with film studies, psychoanalytic theory, gender studies, queer theory, and the study of television; it can also include video game studies, comics, traditional artistic media, advertising, the Internet, and any other medium that has a crucial visual component.
How to Beat the Morning Inner Gremlins: 4 Simple Steps to a Happier & Easier Day. ~ Sara Plummer We all want to live on the sunny side of the street, shining as our best and happiest selves. The dark alleys of our mind threaten to distract us from our fundamentals and tempt us to take a seemingly innocent stroll down their joy-stealing and energy-sapping walkways. You may have noticed the inner gremlins seem to be loudest in the morning; they take advantage of us in our groggy, comfy, cortisol-filled state and strongly suggest ignoring our commitments and sleeping in “just this one time.” Sound like a trusted friend?