ADHD

Dr. Hallowell’s ADHD Keynotes and Workshops are specially designed to give  leaders in the workplace, educators, health care professionals, and parents the tools they need to understand what it’s like to have ADHD, how to change their perspective of ADHD and how to create environments where those with ADHD can thrive.

Note that all of keynotes and workshops can be tailored to meet your meeting objectives and the specific needs of your audience.

MOST POPULAR ADHD KEYNOTES

DELIVERED FROM DISTRACTION

Dr. Hallowell’s goal is to help people master the power of ADHD while avoiding its pitfalls. His message will be all encompassing as he explains what it is like to have ADHD, the brain science behind it, how to get diagnosed properly, and available medicinal and non-medicinal treatments, etc.

In his presentation, Dr. Hallowell will:

  • Present a strength-based approach to ADHD
  • Identify benefits of changing environment to treat ADHD
  • Explore recent research into ADHD
  • Examine benefits of exercise, nutrition, and other non-medication approaches 

FINDING THE BURIED TREASURE IN ADHD 

In this Keynote, Dr. Hallowell offers a basic introduction to the world of attention deficit disorder, including diagnosis and treatment in both children and adults. Dr. Hallowell discusses the human experience of ADHD, the impact of ADHD on the family and the various treatments available;  the brain science behind it and how it has implications for how people learn.  You will learn how to approach ADHD as a gift that is often difficult to unwrap rather than a disorder by: promoting strengths: a systematic approach and avoiding the traps of SPIN and SLIDE

MINING MAGNIFICENT MINDS: How to Unwrap the Gifts Embedded in ADHD

Join Dr. Hallowell as he explores celebrating the Strengths of ADHD amidst the Challenges.  He will review how ADHD affects academic achievement and offer scientific underpinnings of positive psychology for educators to use to unwrap the gifts embedded in ADHD, while also dealing with the problems this trait creates

 SUPERPARENTING FOR ADD: An Innovative Approach to Raising Your Distracted Child

With decades of experience working with ADHD children, Dr. Hallowell understands how easily the gifts of this condition are lost on a child amid negative comments from doctors, teachers, and even loving but frustrated parents. Hallowell has long argued that ADHD is too often misunderstood, mistreated, and mislabeled as a “disability.” The practical strength-based techniques Dr. Hallowell will present puts the talents, charms, and positive essence of your child ahead of any presumed shortcomings.

Dr. Hallowell understands the real and everyday challenges facing parents of an ADHD child both at home and at school. In his presentation, he will offer a specific game plan that includes:

  • Unconditional Love
  • Viewing the Mirror Traits and
  • The Cycle of Excellence. 

Join him as he shows you how to unwrap the wonderful, surprising gifts of ADHD and turn what is too often labeled a lifelong disability into a lifelong blessing.

THE HUMAN FACE OF ADHD: “Treating Children and Adolescents with ADHD”

Dr. Hallowell’s presentation offers an introduction to the world of attention deficit disorder, including diagnosis and treatment in both children and adults. Dr. Hallowell discusses the human experience of ADHD, the impact of ADHD on the family and the various treatments available; and the directions of current research. His goal is to help people master the power of ADHD while avoiding its pitfalls.Whether for children or adolescents, the treatment of ADHD should be comprehensive and include a wide range of possible interventions provided over the long-term.

This presentation will provide a comprehensive eight step plan for treating children and adolescents with ADHD and will show you how to find the buried treasures in ADHD by approaching ADHD as a gift that is often difficult to unwrap.

STRATEGIES FOR ADHD IN THE WORKPLACE 

In this Keynote, Dr. Hallowell offers leaders in the workplace a basic introduction to the world of ADHD to help them understand how to support and help their employees succeed. He will discuss:

  • the human experience and impact of ADHD in the workplace;
  • the potential skills and strengths in people who have ADHD;
  • success stories of people with ADHD; and
  • offer tips on unwrapping your employee’s gifts.    

He will conclude with Strategies for ADHD in the workplace emphasizing the positive side of ADHD. 

"Very good and useful information provided about importance of the relationship to an underachieving ADD/ADHD student. Also liked his metaphors. Never realized how many of our business leaders were ADHD"

To hire Dr. Hallowell to speak at your event, visit outspoken or call us at 646-863-4000.  Thank you!