Now 80 BC ADHD Awareness Week Activities. This page will track the various ADHD Awareness Week 2013 activities the Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group volunteers, I and our supporters are putting on in BC’s lower mainland. It will be updated as we add new activities.
Thanks to our Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group volunteers for making these ADHD Awareness Week events happen: Ed, Jade Vajna, Maggie J.H. Wang (CGD), Jean, Christopher Stanbury, Paul, Yuanyuan Jiang, Robert Murray & Chris Green.
ADHD books displays at 78 Libraries and book stores throughout 23 cities in the Lower Mainland. Details below. There will be ADHD books, books by authors who have ADHD on other topics, our ADHD Awareness Week Poster and Brochures on the only 2 ADHD support group in all of BC, My Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group and CHADD Vancouver.
Here are some authors who have gone public with having ADHD (vs someone thinks bob jones may have ADHD) and who have written book on topics other than (or in addition to) ADHD: Rick Riordan, Dave Pikey, Jamie Oliver, Seth Godin, Katherine Ellison, Ty Pennington, Dr. Edward Hallowell, Dr. John Ratey, Dr. Gabor Mate, James Carville, Paul Orfelea, Terry Bradshaw, Michelle Novotni, Zoe Kessler.
Please contact me if you know other authors who have publicly confirmed (vs you think they have it or they have learning disabilities and not ADHD and have been mistakenly put on an famous ADDers list) they have ADHD and have written non ADHD books
Information table in two cities. The Richmond Brighouse Library Lobby at 100-7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond, Friday October 18th 3pm to 8pm. See map We’ll have our poster and brochures on the Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group and CHADD Vancouver.
Information table at The West End Community Center at 870 Denman Street, Vancouver, Saturday October 19th 10am to 5pm. See map We’ll have our poster and brochures on the Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group and CHADD Vancouver.
We’ll have the Adult ADHD screener test and other information on ADHD in adults and children & I and our volunteers will be answering questions on ADHD. Drop on by.
CHADD Vancouver ADHD Support Group. “Parenting Children with ADHD” and a research update with Dr. Charlotte Johnson, Professor and Director of Clinical Training at UBC’s Department of Psychology; 6:30pm at Raven Song Community Health Center (2450 Ontario St., Vancouver).
Lower Mainland Cities with ADHD Awareness events by city
ADHD Book Displays at Vancouver Public Libraries .
Champlain Heights Library
Joe Fortes Library
Mount Pleasant Library
South Hill Library
West Point Grey Library
Post Secondary Libraries
ADHD Book Displays at Vancouver Bookstores.
Abbotsford Community Library
Mount Lehman Library
Boston Bar Library
ADHD Book Displays at Burnaby Libraries.
The Bob Prittie Metrotown Library
The Cameron Library
The Mcgill Library
ADHD Book Displays at Coquitlam Public Libraries .
The City Center Branch Library
The Poirier branch Library
Ladner Pioneer Library
George Mackie Library
The City of Langley Library
Township of Langley
Fort Langley Library
Muriel Arnason Library
Walnut Grove Library
Maple Ridge Library
New Westminister Library Main Branch
North Vancouver City Library
North Vancouver District Capilano Branch Library
North Vancouver District Parkgate BranchLibrary
North Vancouver District Lynn Valley BranchLibrary
Port Moody Library
ADHD Book Displays at Richmond Public Libraries .
ADHD Book Displays at Richmond Bookstores.
ADHD Book Displays at Surrey Public Libraries .
City Centre Library
Ocean Park Library
Port Kells Library
Strawberry Hill Library
ADHD Book Displays at Yale Public Library.
The Yale Library
West Vancouver Memorial Library
White Rock Library