Sherlock Holmes and the Case of ADD

SherlockI have been listening to the audiobooks of Sherlock Holmes and it inspired a little bit of detective work of my own, writes Kevin Ashton. Herewith I present: “Sherlock Holmes and the Case of ADD”

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A New Name For An Old Condition Or A New Condition?

Perplexed Smiley Face 800pxFor the last few years some of the most respected names in ADHD have been talking about a new condition, or just a new name for an old condition.  Either way they chose one of the most abhorrent names possible - Sluggish Cognitive Tempo!  

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The ADHD Meaning of EISH!

eishIn plain language:-

EEIISSHH! We have been called many names but please understand our struggle...

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Adapting the ADHD Environment

messydeskADDers (those who have ADHD) are dominated by their environments. The environment for an untreated ADDer is a harsh, threatening and cruel place to be.

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The Quiet ADHD

daydreaming"My son is 15, in Grade 9 and not a typical ADHD kid. He has the quiet ADD, the one where he is well behaved and compliant, he withdraws and everyone thinks he is getting it but in actual fact he is a million moons away.

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