2020 Adult ADHD Resources

These 2020 adult ADHD resources are gathered here for the following age ranges:

  • college-age adults
  • working-age adults
  • seniors/retirees

These are ADHD resources you may find useful, some of which have been featured in our monthly “Positive Steps” newsletter.

College

College Bound? How to Prepare During the Summer

by Lois Gilman, ADDitude Magazine, June 21, 2018

https://www.additudemag.com/college-bound/


College Prep for Your Teen with ADHD

by Edward Hallowell, M.D., ADDitude Magazine, Sept. 26, 2017

https://www.additudemag.com/college-material/


Half of College Kids Stop Taking Their ADHD Medication. Make Sure Your Teen Isn’t One of Them.

by Sharon Saline, Psy.D., ADDitude Magazine, Aug. 20, 2019

https://www.additudemag.com/medication-adherence-adhd-college/

Working-Age

Are You Listening?

Michele Novotni, PhD, ADDitude Magazine, June 12, 2020

additudemag.com/adhd-listening-problems/


“You’re Not Listening!” How ADHD Impulsivity and Insecurity Broke (Then Saved) My Relationships

Les Steed, ADDitude magazine, Updated July 30, 2020

additudemag.com/not-listening-adhd-relationships-communication-impulsivity/?src=embed_link


The Gaslighting Risk: Why Adults with ADHD Are Particularly Vulnerable to Manipulation

by Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D., ADDitude Magazine, May 1, 2020

https://www.additudemag.com/gaslighting-adhd-adults-women-risk/


When ADHD Is All in the Family

Larry Silver, M.D., ADDitude Magazine, July 25, 2019

https://www.additudemag.com/adhd-runs-in-the-family/


Women with ADHD: No More Suffering in Silence

by Ellen Littman, Ph.D., ADDitude Magazine, May 21, 2018

https://www.additudemag.com/gender-differences-in-adhd-women-vs-men/


ADHD: a women’s issue

American Psychological Association, by Nicole Crawford Monitor Staff, February 2003

https://www.apa.org/monitor/feb03/adhd#:~:text=Women%20with%20ADHD%20were%20likely,to%20change%20the%20negative%20outcome.

Seniors

Is It ADHD, or Is It Age?

Linda Roggli, PCC, ADDitude Magazine, Aug. 30, 2018

https://www.additudemag.com/adhd-late-diagnosis-elderly-treatment-options/


It’s Not a “Senior Moment” It’s ADHD

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), Nov. 14, 2018

https://chadd.org/adhd-weekly/its-not-a-senior-moment-its-adhd/


Older Adults with ADHD: Staying Safe but Lonely

Kathleen Nadeau, Ph.D., reviewed by ADHD Editorial Board, ADDitude Magazine, May 1, 2020

https://www.additudemag.com/loneliness-adhd-adults-social-isolation/