I have #ADHD says @RoryBremner after test for #BBC #Horizon via @MailOnline ‏

I have #ADHD says @RoryBremner after test for #BBC #Horizon via @MailOnline

The documentary is on April 25 at 9pm

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4431084/I-ve-got-attention-deficit-disorder-admits-Rory-Bremner.html

What is #ADHD ? How do @rorybremner and @louissmith1989 @justinbieber ‏ manage it? via @TheSun

What is #ADHD ? How do @rorybremner and @louissmith1989 @justinbieber  manage it? via @TheSun

UP to five per cent of school-aged children may be battling with symptoms of ADHD, according to The NHS.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/living/3381355/adhd-attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-symptoms/

 

. @SkyNews reports on #ADHD caused by genetics via @TheSun

. @SkyNews reports on #ADHD caused by genetics via @TheSun

https://clips.news.co.uk/thesun/d0ZXd1MTpIC8uFjTvBkAxDadBGgDuS65/DOcJ-FxaFrRg4gtGEwOnI5OmlsO7ysGT

Experts are at #WorldCongress on #ADHD in #Vancouver Apr 20-23 via @mtlgazette ‏

Experts are at #WorldCongress on #ADHD in #Vancouver Apr 20-23 via @mtlgazette ‏

Up to 1,500 people from 70 countries are attending the 6th World Congress on ADHD: From Child to Adult Disorder. The next ADHD world congress is in Lisbon, Portugal in two years.

http://www.montrealgazette.com/health/family-child/experts+world+congress+adhd+vancouver+speak+about/13313802/story.html

Our #ADHD #RichmondUponThames May Newsletter is out

Our #ADHD #RichmondUponThames May Newsletter is out

Read about all the latest news from us. Subscribe on our website.

https://zc1.campaign-view.com/ua/viewinbrowser?od=11287eca5886b7&rd=11695c5816db2235&sd=11695c5816db21b3&n=11699e4c27d8767&mrd=11695c5816db21a5&m=1

 

9 What do I tell people who dismiss #ADHD ? via @TotallyADD ‏

9 What do I tell people who dismiss #ADHD ? via @TotallyADD ‏

Don’t bother. Life is short. Just nod and walk away. Save your breath. And use your energy to deal with your ADHD so you can get on with your life. You are not the ‘Idiot Whisperer.’

http://totallyadd.com/adhd-is-over-diagnosed/

#ADHD Richmond & @NHSEngland launch post-diagnosis sessions for #parents #carers‏

#ADHD Richmond & @NHSEngland launch post-diagnosis sessions for #parents #carers‏

April 27 starts: ADHD Richmond has been awarded a contract to provide, to Kingston parents of children with ADHD, post-diagnosis information sessions. These are already open to Richmond families as well. Our ADHD advisor, Val Ivens, runs them. Book your FREE place via info@adhdrichmond.org

Anyone wishing to donate should visit: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

Video: Understanding #ADHD & #Dyslexia w/ @TarnowCenter & @hwinkler4real #Texas

Video: Understanding #ADHD & #Dyslexia w/ @TarnowCenter & @hwinkler4real #Texas

http://www.khou.com/entertainment/television/programs/great-day-houston/understanding-adhd-add-dyslexia/432185316

 

Apr 26 #ADHD & #Sleep free talk w/ @ucl @LILAS_Lab listed @SurreyComet

Apr 26 #ADHD & #Sleep talk w/ @ucl  @LILAS_Lab listed @SurreyComet

We have secured the services of a truly eminent developmental neuroscience lecturer for this Talk. Dr Frances Knight  is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. This is a topic not to be missed. It’s your chance to question a top scientist.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

Although our Talks are free, anyone wishing to donate should visit: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

http://www.surreycomet.co.uk/events/Kingston/1221968.Event.ADHD_Richmond_free_evening_Talk_on_Sleep_Dependent_Learning_in_ADHD/?s=1f2c4ff9179f40d9a0e31c1e381045ba&i=1

#Philippines singer @leansanityy w/ #ADHD & #autism releases 1st album via @inquirerdotnet

#Philippines singer @leansanityy w/ #ADHD & #autism releases 1st album via @inquirerdotnet

“I want to continue on this path, and hopefully inspire other people with ADHD or a similar condition,” LA said. “I would like to tell them to never give up.”

 

https://entertainment.inquirer.net/222097/not-even-adhd-autism-can-stop-teener-pursuing-passion-music

Watch @BBCTwo #Horizon Apr 25: #ADHD And Me With @rorybremner ‏

Watch @BBCTwo #Horizon Apr 25: #ADHD And Me With @rorybremner

This film looks for the solid scientific evidence that ADHD does exist as a distinct disorder in the brain and the implications for those people suffering from it.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/proginfo/2017/17/adhd-rory-bremner

 

4 Things My Kid with #ADHD Sees Differently via @healthline

4 Things My Kid with #ADHD Sees Differently via @healthline

Raising kids with ADHD can be challenging because of their different way of processing the world, but learning about the way they think and are wired has helped me become a better parent.

http://www.healthline.com/health/adhd/four-things-a-kid-with-ADHD-sees-differently#1

Does Immaturity Play a Role in #ADHD? via @usnews ‏

Does Immaturity Play a Role in #ADHD? via @usnews

Experts suggest behaviors can depend on the environment as well as the child’s age.

http://health.usnews.com/health-care/patient-advice/articles/2017-04-14/does-immaturity-play-a-role-in-adhd

 

 

. @SpcialNdsJungle was w/ @PhilWilliams ‏ @bbc5live yest. re. #SEND funding – Starts 35.55 in

@SpcialNdsJungle was w/ @PhilWilliams ‏ @bbc5live yest. re. #SEND funding – Starts 35.55 in

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08lk5z1

Tips for an #ADHD Child on Systems and Structures via @DianeDempster @ImpactADHD

Tips for an #ADHD Child on Systems and Structures via @DianeDempster @ImpactADHD

The results are well worth it  – your child makes it to the bus without forgetting homework, or goes to bed without a meltdown, or remembers to take medication without prompting.

http://impactadhd.com/maintain-healthy-relationships/4-tips-to-introduce-an-adhd-child-to-systems-and-structures/

Is the future bright for your #ADHD child? asks @AuthorLydia

Is the future bright for your #ADHD child? asks @AuthorLydia

ADHD children tend to be late bloomers

http://unleashyourchildssuccess.com/is-the-future-bright-for-your-adhd-child/

 

May 4 #ADHD training by @AfCLocal_Offer ‏starts: Tell your #teachers #practitioners

May 4 #ADHD training by @AfCLocal_Offer ‏starts: Tell your #teachers #practitioners

https://www.afccpdonline.co.uk/earlyyears/courses/bookings/c_detail.asp?cid=4485&iscancelled=0&curpage=&keyword=adhd&ds=1&unconfirmed=&cs=&subid=&keystages=&locationid=&sdate=01/April/2017&searchcode=&asearch=&tutid=&estid=&sday=&smonth=&syear=&targetid=&cal=&calday=&calmonth=&calyear=&caldate=&submonth=&subyear=&list=&palist=&frompage=&a=&b=&c=&d=&s_leaid=

. @BirkbeckBabylab needs #parent / sibling of baby u14 mths £80 offered ‏

. @BirkbeckBabylab needs #parent / sibling of baby u14 mths

Do you have a baby under 14 months old? Does their parent or older sibling have hyperactive characteristics or diagnosed ADHD? We are conducting an NHS funded UK study to test the effects of a new training programme intended to help build attention in infants. Parents are awarded £80 worth of Love to Shop vouchers for their time.
Our study involves 12 home sessions and 2 visits to the Babylab in London. We accept families that live within 2 hours of London.
If you would like to know more message me, or like this post and I will message you! Alternatively you can email me on c.holden.bbk@gmail.com

Diagnosing #ADHD in Children: When Is the Right Time? via @jennyevolution

Diagnosing #ADHD in Children: When Is the Right Time? via @jennyevolution

http://www.thejennyevolution.com/diagnosing-adhd-children/

 

Here are the slides from our OT talk by @AfCLocal_Offer #OccupationalTherapy experts

Slides from our OT talk by @AfCLocal_Offer #OccupationalTherapy experts

Richmond ADHD & OT Website Slides

Is It #ADHD or a #Sleep Disorder? Attend our Apr 26 Talk‏. Book now

Is It #ADHD or a #Sleep Disorder? via @UnderstoodOrg ‏

There are some seats available for this Talk: Dr Frances Knight  is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. It’s your chance to question a top scientist.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

https://www.understood.org/en/learning-attention-issues/child-learning-disabilities/add-adhd/is-it-adhd-or-a-sleep-disorder

 

Bedtime: Racing Minds & #Sleep via @ADDitudeMag ‏ Read & attend our Apr 26 Talk

Bedtime:  Racing Minds & #Sleep via @ADDitudeMag ‏ Read & attend our Apr 26 Talk

We have secured the services of a truly eminent developmental neuroscience lecturer for this Talk. Dr Frances Knight  is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. This is a topic not to be missed. It’s your chance to question a top scientist.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/5402.html

 

#Sleep & #ADHD advice via @UK_ADHD ‏Attend our Apr 26 Talk w/ @ucl ‏ @LILAS_Lab Dr Knight

#Sleep & #ADHD advice via @UK_ADHD ‏Attend our Apr 26 Talk w/  @ucl ‏ @LILAS_Lab Dr Knight

April 26: we have secured the services of a truly eminent developmental neuroscience lecturer for this Talk. Dr Frances Knight  is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. This is a topic not to be missed. It’s your chance to question a top scientist.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

http://addiss.co.uk/sleepseekersbooklet.pdf

How Often Does #Bipolar or #Depression Meet #ADHD? via @LaRaeRLaBouff @PsychCentral

How Often Does #Bipolar or #Depression Meet #ADHD? via @LaRaeRLaBouff @PsychCentral

ADHD can be difficult to diagnose because symptoms can overlap with other disorders

https://blogs.psychcentral.com/bipolar-laid-bare/2017/04/how-often-do-bipolar-disorder-or-depression-meet-adhd/

 

Assessment for #ADHD recently @SWLSTG Springfield? Discuss findings w/ @AforChildren Ed. Psych

Assessment for #ADHD recently @SWLSTG Springfield? Discuss findings w/ @AforChildren Ed. Psych

A pilot scheme is being offered to 20 families in Richmond whose children have had a neurodevelopmental/CAMHS assessment, between November 2016 and March 2017, through the neurodevelopmental assessment team based at Springfield Hospital. They would like to provide you with the opportunity to discuss the findings with a local Educational Psychologist from Achieving for Children. Phone: 020 8487 5464, or you can email: educational.psychology@achievingforchildren.org.uk

https://www.afclocaloffer.org.uk/blog_articles/1008-educational-psychology-offer-post-neurodevelopmental-assessment-support

#Hyperactivity & #ADHD via @Dailymirror_SL

#Hyperactivity & #ADHD via @Dailymirror_SL

ADHD is a neuro-developmental disorder. With proper understanding and management, children with this condition can grow up to become successful adults

http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Hyperactivity-and-ADHD-126852.html

Does #Education System help #ADHD ? via @FastBraiin Read/attend our Apr 25 Talk

Does #Education System help #ADHD ? via @FastBraiin Read/attend our Apr 25 Talk

April 25: We are very pleased to welcome the Director of Education for Richmond and Kingston to talk to us about ADHD in our schools. Her advisor for Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties’ Kamal Riar,  is coming too to help you with questions on your child’s school life.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

https://fastbraiin.com/is-adhd-a-product-of-our-education-system/

 

Child w/ #ADHD Can’t Sleep. Read & attend our Apr 26 Talk

Child w/ #ADHD Can’t Sleep. Read & attend our Apr 26 Talk

Dr Francis Knight, a truly eminent developmental neuroscience lecturer,  is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. This is a topic not to be missed. It’s your chance to question a top scientist. Apr 26 1900-2100 in Kingston upon Thames

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

https://www.understood.org/en/learning-attention-issues/child-learning-disabilities/add-adhd/my-child-with-adhd-cant-wind-down-at-night-what-can-i-do

Decades of failing to recognize #ADHD in girls = a “lost generation” of women #NYmedTimes

Decades of failing to recognize #ADHD in girls = a “lost generation” of women #NYmedTimes

http://nymedtimes.info/decades-of-failing-to-recognize-adhd-in-girls-has-created-a-lost-generation-of-women/

Apr 26 #ADHD #Sleep Talk w/ @ucl @LILAS_Lab Dr & lecturer. Book now

Apr 26 #ADHD #Sleep Talk w/ @ucl @LILAS_Lab Dr & lecturer. Book now

To secure your seat, email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

https://allevents.in/events/adhd-richmond-wed-eve-talk-on-sleep-dependent-learning-in-adhd/1814540932201920#

 

 

#ADHD Books for Kids To Teens via @jennyevolution

#ADHD Books for Kids To Teens via @jennyevolution

As a mum, the first thing I did when we found out was look for ADHD books I could read with my child who has ADHD

http://www.thejennyevolution.com/adhd-books-for-kids-to-teens

Thx @SENDFamilyVoice for donating @ http://bit.ly/2lT1yMK #ADHD‏

Thx @SENDFamilyVoice for donating @ http://bit.ly/2lT1yMK #ADHD

Anyone wishing to donate towards our Talks, Handbook or general support please visit: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

. @iamwill thanks #ADHD for his success via @DeccanChronicle

. @iamwill  thanks #ADHD for his success via @DeccanChronicle

The rapper says that he used the hyperactivity to his benefit, and calls his mother his pillar of support.

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/entertainment/hollywood/030417/will-i-am-thanks-adhd-for-his-success.html

 

How #Anxiety Leads to Disruptive #Behaviour: #ADHD talk Apr 25 #education #school

How #Anxiety Leads to Disruptive #Behaviour: #ADHD Apr 25 #education #school

Children who seem oppositional are often severely anxious

https://childmind.org/article/how-anxiety-leads-to-disruptive-behavior/

Read this, then attend our April 25 Talk with Behaviour & Emotional Advisor, Kamal Riar

Email to book: communications@adhdrichmond.org

5 donors = 23% of target @ https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

5 donors = 23% of target @ https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

Thank you so much from the ADHD Richmond team

What does the #ADHD brain look like? @health24com

What does the #ADHD brain look like? @health24com

Scientists have discovered that there are actual structural differences in the brains of ADHD patients compared to a control group.

http://www.health24.com/Medical/ADHD/News/what-does-the-adhd-brain-look-like-20170328

Children struggling at #school; lack of #sleep. Read & attend our Apr 26 Talk w/ @ucl ‏@LILAS_Lab

Children struggling at #school; lack of #sleep. Read & attend our Apr 26 Talk w/ @ucl ‏@LILAS_Lab

We have one of the UK’s leading scientists in Sleep & ADHD. Book your seat now. Email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/mar/29/children-struggling-concentrate-school-lack-of-sleep-deprivation-mental-health?utm_source=Guardian&utm_medium=Twitter&utm_content=SleepProblems

I’m Worried My Child Has #ADHD. What Can You Tell Me? via @JenSunshine @usnews ‏

I’m Worried My Child Has #ADHD. What Can You Tell Me? via @JenSunshine @usnews

Diagnosis can depend on the behaviours exhibited, where they occur and for how long.

http://health.usnews.com/wellness/articles/2017-03-29/im-worried-my-child-has-adhd-what-can-you-tell-me-about-the-disorder

 

 

 

What #ADHD Richmond’s steering group is doing for #parents #carers

What #ADHD Richmond steering group is doing for #parents #carers

You may have wondered what goes on beyond our twice-monthly talks. Here’s a sample of what our Steering Group achieves:

Gill is meeting parents/carers at our post-diagnosis sessions

Val is supporting our current run of 123 Magic Parent courses, Why Try and so much more!

Geraldine (Salt) will co-host our April 26th Talk

Eva continues to provide SEN legal advice to our parents/carers

Jenny is planning more play/meet ups

Petra is scheduling our 2018 Talk dates

Geraldine (Fitzgerald) has just joined the Steering Group & will focus on awareness

Alastair is liaising with speakers for our 2018 Talks

Read more about us @ https://adhdrichmond.org/about-us

 

 

 

My Kid with #ADHD Can’t #Sleep via @ImpactADHD ‏Attend our Apr 26 Talk

My Kid with #ADHD Can’t #Sleep via @ImpactADHD ‏Attend our Apr 26 Talk

Come and meet a truly eminent developmental neuroscience lecturer,  Dr Frances Knight  She is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. This is a topic not to be missed. It’s your chance to question a top scientist.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

http://impactadhd.com/manage-emotions-and-impulses/kid-with-adhd-cant-sleep/

 

Thx 1800 Followers @ https://twitter.com/AdhdRichmond .. share the love

Thx 1800 Followers @ https://twitter.com/AdhdRichmond.. share the love

 

Our friend @BettinaHohnen has Exec Function course starting April 27

Our friend @BettinaHohnen has Exec Function course starting April 27

Bettina spoke to our Group in January and now invites you to take part in this 6 -part course for £375

Parenting course flyer final-page-002

Our Easter #ADHD Newsletter is now out http://bit.ly/2mIqSJe

Our Easter #ADHD Newsletter is now out http://bit.ly/2mIqSJe

Book your seat for April 25 and April 26 talks

Book before Easter: Talk Apr 26 @ucl Dr Knight on #Sleep & #ADHD. Listed @richmondtimes

Book before Easter: Talk Apr 26 @ucl Dr Knight on #Sleep & #ADHD. Listed @richmondtimes

We have secured the services of a truly eminent developmental neuroscience lecturer for this Talk. Dr Frances Knight  is one of the UK’s leading researchers into sleep deprivation and how it affects ADHD. This is a topic not to be missed. It’s your chance to question a top scientist.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

Although our Talks are free, anyone wishing to donate should visit: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

http://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/events/Kingston/1221968.ADHD_Richmond_free_evening_Talk_on_Sleep_Dependent_Learning_in_ADHD/

Book before Easter: #ADHD Talk w/ Dir. of #Education Apr 25 Listed @richmondtimes

Book before Easter: #ADHD Talk w/ Dir. of #Education Apr 25 Listed @richmondtimes

We are very pleased to welcome the Director of Education for Richmond and Kingston to talk to us about ADHD in our schools. Her advisor, Kamal Riar, for Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties is coming too to help you with questions on your child’s school life.

Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

Although our Talks are free, anyone wishing to donate should visit: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/AdhdRichmondSupportGroup

http://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/events/Kingston/1221967.ADHD_Richmond_Free_daytime_Talk_on_Education___Behaviour/

8 Ways to Use Color-Coding to Help Kids With Executive Functioning via @UnderstoodOrg

8 Ways to Use Color-Coding to Help Kids With Executive Functioning via @UnderstoodOrg

Kids with weak executive functioning skills have trouble with things like planning, organizing and managing time

https://www.understood.org/en/learning-attention-issues/child-learning-disabilities/executive-functioning-issues/8-ways-to-use-color-coding-to-help-your-child-with-executive-functioning-issues#slide-1

The Rollercoaster Ride of Raising a Child with #ADHD via @ADDitudeMag ‏

The Rollercoaster Ride of Raising a Child with #ADHD via @MyLilVillagers @ADDitudeMag

Embrace and enjoy your child, and most important, embrace and enjoy the wild ride together

http://www.additudemag.com/adhdblogs/30/11814.html

Behaviour in #schools – attend our April 25th free #ADHD Talk w/ @AforChildren Dir. of #Education

Behaviour in #schools – attend our April 25th free #ADHD Talk w/ @AforChildren Dir. of #Education

What do you think of  England’s behaviour tsar Tom Bennett comments today? Read this: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-39367869

Explaining the Annual Review of an #Education, #Health and #Care Plan via @bjpren @SpcialNdsJungle

Explaining the Annual Review of an #Education, #Health and #Care Plan via @bjpren @SpcialNdsJungle

Visit our website for more detail on EHCP @ https://adhdrichmond.org/ehcpstatements

https://www.specialneedsjungle.com/explaining-annual-review-education-health-care-plan/

 

. @AforChildren want your views on #SEN #education #RichmondUponThames #KingstonUponThames

SEND education survey on provision for children and young people with Education, Health and Care Plans and Statements of Special Educational Needs from Kingston and Richmond:

https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/SEN_review/

The review focuses on quality and value for money of provision, with a view to making proposals for changes to provision over the next five years.  It’s your chance to improve schooling for our ADHD children

Complete the short survey, then come to our April 25th Talk with the Director of Education. Book now by email: communications@adhdrichmond.org

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