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Adult ADHD, Relationships and Families
Wed 16 December 2015, 19:00 – 21:30 GMT
This presentation provides an overview of couple dynamics when ADHD is present, and then adds kids, answering common questions and suggesting priorities that will help keep the whole family healthier
• The basics of adult ADHD - symptoms, what it feels like to have ADHD, clues there might be ADHD in your family
• The latest on the best treatments for adult ADHD
• Will you have kids with ADHD, and if so, what's the impact of multi-generational ADHD?
• Top tips for keeping your family life healthy when ADHD is on board
Melissa Orlov is a marriage consultant and one of the top experts in how ADHD affects relationships. She has been writing and speaking about the topic since 2007, researching it since 2005. She teaches couples, therapists, counselors and coaches about how ADHD impacts relationships, blogs for Psychology Today and wrote the Your Relationships column for ADDitude Magazine from 2008-2014 She also consults privately with couples who wish to improve their ADHD-impacted relationships and teaches a very popular couples seminar (by phone) about living well in an ADHD-impacted relationship.