“The Isolating Effect of Social Distancing for Teens with ADHD, Anxiety, and Depression” [Podcast #298]

Episode Description

imageSocial distancing feels an terrible lot like social isolation for many of us. And although our teens are attached thru Xbox and Instagram and Discord and textual content messages, they are social creatures and the physical distance from their pals is quickly becoming a significant emotional and psychological pressure. Not to mention the anxiousness related with coronavirus fears. If your teenager with ADHD has, like such a lot of do, a comorbid situation like depression, you'll be anxious that their exaggerated emotions, nervousness, and social isolation is pushing them into dangerous territory.

Here to speak with us lately about this topic is Wes Crenshaw, Ph.D., an authorized psychologist, board qualified in Couples and Family Psychology. Dr. Crenshaw owns a personal apply, Family Psychological Services within the greater Kansas City metro area and he's also author of the guide I Always Want to Be Where I’m Not: Successful Living with ADD and ADHD (#CommissionsEarned).

In this second in our series of conversations with Dr. Crenshaw, we will be able to center of attention a lot more at the content of his impending book ADD and Zombies: Fearless Medication Management for ADD and ADHD (#CommissionsEarned), which is available for pre-order and as an eBook at familypsychological.com. The paper and hardcover and audiobook will likely be available for order round June 15.

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Meet the Expert Speaker:

Wes Crenshaw, Ph.D., is an authorized psychologist, board certified in Couples and Family Psychology via the American Board of Professional Psychology. Since receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Kansas, Dr. Crenshaw now owns a private follow, Family Psychological Services and sees purchasers within the higher Kansas City metro space. He is a newspaper columnist and writer of the e book I Always Want to Be Where I’m Not: Successful Living with ADD and ADHD.| See expert’s full bio »

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