Author Archive: Pete Quily

11th Annual CADDRA ADHD Conference in Vancouver BC Oct 16-18th 2015. Tell Your Doctor

The 11th Annual CADDRA (Canadian ADHD Resource Alliance) ADHD Conference will be held here in Vancouver BC Oct 16-18th 2015. Crossposted to BCADHD. Early bird pricing ends July 31st. Register here. Cross posted to Adult ADD Strengths They will be doing this during the 2015 BC ADHD Awareness Week. Tell Your Doctor Psychiatrist, Psychologist, teacher and social worker. Especially if they don’t know ADHD.…
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Third Annual BC ADHD Awareness Week 2014. Summary Of What We Accomplished

FYI: BC ADHD Awareness Week 2015 will be from October 12th to 18th. Want to help make it happen?  Cross posted to Adult ADD Strengths Thanks to our volunteers for making this week happen.  Andrew, Barb, Chris, Christopher, Hazel, Jade, Jennifer, Kat, Maggie, Marc, and Paul. And thanks to Mike for his $500 donation which allowed us to print the posters…
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BC NDP Health Critic Judy Darcy’s Great Speech on ADHD In The BC Legislature. Her Son Has ADHD

Cross posted to Adult ADD Strengths. I was very happy to watch the BC NDP’s Health Critic Judy Darcy’s   @DarcyJudy   her Facebook great speech on ADHD in the BC Legislature on the BC Leg live stream Tuesday October 23rd 2014. And tweet excerpts from it throughout the day. It was even more powerful when she mentioned her son had ADHD. Here’s some background…
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We Need To Think About ADHD For More Than One Week Of The Year Sarah Blyth In The Georgia Straight

Vancouver Parks commissioner Sarah Blyth was and AFAIK still is the only politician to go public with ADHD in North America while in office. Sarah also helped to get Vancouver city council to be the first city in Canada to declare ADHD Awareness week with me & others in 2011. She recently did an op ed in the Georgia Straight…
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Photos Of Our BC ADHD Awareness Week Info Table At Brighouse Public Library in Richmond Friday Oct 17th

We had a information table at the Brighouse Library in Richmond Friday October 17th for the third annual BC ADHD Awareness Week. Was the second time were were there, we were also there last year and had such a great response we did it again. We answered Richmond Library patrons questions on ADHD and pointed them to resources, shared our…
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