“ADHD Ages & Stages Part 2: Common Challenges and Practical Strategies for Teens and Young Adults with ADHD” [Video Replay & Podcast #373]

Episode Description


Adolescence is marked through dramatic change — bodily, emotionally, and socially. These shifts challenge no longer simplest teens and young adults, but in addition the people who love them. An ADHD prognosis additional muddies this tumultuous duration.

The dramatic transition to adulthood calls for teens to construct talents, gain maturity and confidence, and achieve better independence. New pressures in early life can strain govt serve as, and, in flip, upload to the already nerve-racking lifetime of teens and young adults in class, the place of business, and home.

In the second of three webinars, certified counselor and coach Meg Leahy gives practical strategies for supporting teenagers with ADHD. She will talk about some common challenges and supply insights, talents, strategies, and assets that deliver results.

You will learn to:

  • Identify how ADHD manifests at house, faculty, and in relationships all the way through formative years and young maturity
  • Determine how self-concept and familial relationships are enhanced through rationalization of ADHD challenges
  • Examine the unique challenges of ADHD during early life and symptom affect all over this level for teens and their families
  • Discover research-based strategies and resources that give you the development blocks essential to navigate formative years successfully and to build wholesome vanity
  • Understand how and when interventions (scientific, therapeutic, coaching) should be used for most receive advantages

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Read More on ADHD in Teens

ADHD Symptoms in Teens: Your Guide to Warning Signs & Treatments for Adolescents
ADHD in Teens: How Symptoms Manifest as Unique Challenges for Adolescents and Young Adults

ADHD Ages & Stages on ADDitude

Access extra articles from ADDitude’s 5-part “Ages & Stages” series exploring common ADHD-related challenges in the course of the lifecycle, along with strategies and treatments for every:

Download the Full Ages & Stages of ADHD Booklet

Register for other webinars in the Ages & Stages series: Part 1: Strategies for Children with ADHD and Part 3: Practical Strategies for Adults with ADHD

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Meet the Expert Speaker:

Meg Leahy, MS, NCC, BCC is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and a Board Certified Coach (BCC) with special certifications in existence, management, and career coaching. An educator, counselor, coach, writer, and mentor for 20+ years, Meg believes in offering the talents, figuring out, and resources to assist other folks trade their lives. She is the co-author of two editions of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Throughout the Lifespan and has written a large number of articles, blogs, and webinars on ADHD and different psychological health problems. Meg worked with college students and adults as a Clinical Associate within the Adult ADHD Treatment and Research Program within the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania and a mentor in the Macy Undergraduate Leadership Fellows Program at Drexel University. For more information, visit leahylearning.com. | See expert’s full bio »

Listener Testimonials

“Thank you for such an informative presentation. It was once packed with a whole lot of useful strategies!”

“My son graduated from faculty remaining May and I want I will have observed this webinar before highschool or possibly even center college. Thank you so much for the whole thing you do to toughen us as folks and patients!”

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