Podcasts from Experts on ADHD and Attention
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Inattentive ADHD, or Sluggish Cognitive Tempo, Clarified
Wed, Oct 22, 2014, 8:00 PM
Dr. Russell BarkleyIn this episode of Attention Talk Radio, we interview Dr. Russell Barkley (http://russellbarkley.org) around the research suggesting there is a new attentional disorder called sluggish cognitive tempo (SCT), also known as concentration deficit disorder (CDD). Dr. Barkley enlightens us on the disorder, how it differs from ADD, and how that many diagnosed with what DSM used to define as inattentive ADD might actually be SCT/CDD. This is important, as differences in diagnosis respond to very different treatments. If you have been diagnosed with inattentive ADHD or know somebody who is, this is interview could impact the treatment and support of the condition.
ADHD: What You Need to Know As You Collaborate with Your Prescriber
Wed, Oct 29, 2014, 8:00 PM
Dr. Thomas E. BrownIn general, how much education does a physician or psychiatrist get in med school around ADHD? Is there an impact on ADHD by such levels of education? ADHD stimulant medications are Schedule II drugs. How does that affect those who prescribe ADHD stimulant medications? Why is education and being in touch with your expectations important when seeking a professional who will be prescribing stimulants? Answers to these questions and more when we interview clinical psychologist Dr. Thomas E. Brown (www.DrThomasEBrown.com). If you are seeking a prescriber or have not found the right prescriber for you, this show is a must for you.
ADHD College Students Don't Want Help?
Wed, Nov 5, 2014, 8:00 PM
Theresa L. Maitland Ph.D.Parents want to help those with ADHD succeed in college. Colleges and universities want to help them succeed and provide services and accommodations, yet only about 20% of those with such disability actually participate in services. This is a shock to Jeff Copper, host of Attention Talk Radio. In this episode, he interviews Dr. Theresa Maitland around the startling research around this phenomenon and shares the thoughts and views of many other experts in the area as to why this is and what could be done about it. If your child is in high school or college and is impacted by ADHD, don't miss this show.
ADHD: Turning the Tide on Relationships and Intimacy
Wed, Nov 5, 2014, 8:00 PM
Dr. Sarah Ferman & Dr. Robert WilfordParents want to help those with ADHD succeed in college. Colleges and universities want to help them succeed and provide services and accommodations, yet only about 20% of those with such disability actually participate in services. This is a shock to Jeff Copper, host of Attention Talk Radio. In this episode, he interviews Dr. Theresa Maitland around the startling research around this phenomenon and shares the thoughts and views of many other experts in the area as to why this is and what could be done about it. If your child is in high school or college and is impacted by ADHD, don't miss this show.

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