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Creating the Balance: Managing the regulatory, practical, and emotional aspects of ADHD

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Marcy CaldwellIt can be tempting to think that ADHD is just about attention, focus, or hyperactivity.  But the ADHD experience is much more complex than that- it’s about the regulation of all of our brain functions-including emotions and the way these regulation issues play out in daily life.  And each of these components: regulatory, practical, and emotional interplay to lift each other up or bring each other down. In fact, oftentimes, when someone feels stuck in the management of their ADHD- it’s because one of these three factors has not been fully addressed.  In this session, we will explore the 3 components of the ADHD experience, the ways in which they interplay, and how to best manage each one in order to accelerate growth.

Marcy Caldwell, Psy.D., is a psychologist, writer, and teacher who has been helping adults with ADHD thrive in their work, relationships, and parenting for over 15 years. She is a passionate advocate for adults with ADHD and is dedicated to helping them find strategies and solutions to make their lives work for their brain, not the other way around. Marcy is the founder of ADDept.org, a blog and digital resource for adults with ADHD, and the creator of Meltdown to Mastery- an innovative digital program teaching emotional regulation skills to adults with ADHD.  Marcy is also the director and owner of Rittenhouse Psychological Services, a private group practice dedicated to serving Adults with ADHD through individual, group, and couples therapy in Philadelphia, PA.