Other BC ADHD Info & News

We Need Public Adult And Children’s ADHD Clinics In Every Health Region In BC. What Do You Think?

Here’s an idea for your consideration. I’m an adult ADHD coach who has ADHD and runs the non-profit Vancouver Adult ADHD Support group and is on the board of CHADD Vancouver. Tell me what you think of these ideas in the comments at the end of this post. We need to stop the discrimination and neglect of adults and children…
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Please Help Convince BC Pharmacare to Cover Long Term ADHD Medications for ADHD Adults And Children

Please tell BC Pharmacare and health minister Terry Lake why they should cover long-acting ADHD medications vs just the short acting ones. CADDAC, CADDRA and some BC Psychiatrists and doctors are organizing this. Deadline is June 1st, 2016. If you live in BC and have a family member with ADHD or have ADHD yourself and already know why this is…
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Parent of an ADHD Child Age 6-11 With Social Skills Troubles? Want A Free 10 Week ADHD Parent Support Group?

It’s no secret among parents with ADHD that many children with ADHD have social skills problems and have difficulty making friends. Have a look at some of the research that Dr. Amori Mikami’s Peer Relationships in Childhood Lab has done on ADHD children. They are also not afraid to have some fun:) If you’re the parent of an ADHD child…
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CADDAC 6th Annual ADHD Conference In Vancouver, Nov 1st & 2nd Dr. Russell Barkley, Dr. Adele Diamond, Gina Pera & More

Cross posted to Adult ADD Strengths. CADDAC, The Center for ADHD Awareness, Canada will have it’s 6th annual conference in Vancouver, BC November 1st & 2nd. Early bird deadline is in 2 days October 14th, don’t wait. It’s pretty rare to get ADHD conferences in Vancouver, CADDAC is a Toronto based Canadian ADHD organization so it’s meetings are usually down east…
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I Have ADHD But ADHD Doesn’t Have Me. Presentation Summer Institute for Educators 2014 UBC Vancouver Aug 22nd

This is last minute but I just found out about it. “I have ADHD but ADHD doesn’t have me”. Is a presentation at UBC Vancouver Aug 22nd. It’s on day 2 of The Summer Institute for Educators 2014, Promoting Mental Health In BC Schools. Here is the full two day program which starts Thursday August 21st. Only $65 for 2…
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