In this episode we get serious about a touchy subject for a lot of people: medication and medicating ADHD. Lee and Aimée share their successes with drugs, as well as what the drugs do and do not do. We’re not doctors, this isn’t medical advice, just two people sharing their experiences. Also, there will be… Read more S1 E6: ALL THE DRUGS!
One of the most common (mis)perceptions of people with ADHD is that we are lazy. In this episode, we tackle that perception head-on and how we aren’t, in fact, lazy at all. What are some other negative misconceptions of ADHD that you have encountered or experienced? NOW WITH A TRANSCRIPT! Look below the episode for… Read more S1 E5: Laziness
We don’t want to view our ADHD diagnoses as negatives, but instead as positives, as it gives us a number of superpowers. In this episode, Lee and Aimée talk about what they are able to do because of their ADHD. We also talk about how ADHD has made us particularly adept at social media. What’s your… Read more S1 E4: What’s Your Superpower?
In this episode, Aimée and I address one of the most common reaction we get when we tell people that we have ADHD – doubt, because we’re “so successful.” We also share how we ended up in academia and why academia was so well-suited to us and our unique perspectives. We also talk a bit… Read more S1 E3: But You’re So Successful!
In this episode, Aimée shares her diagnosis story and how Gen-X (and Gen-X women in particular) represent a “lost generation” who are, in a way, inheriting ADHD from their kids. We also talk about our tendency to overshare. We’d love to hear about your diagnosis stories, to please feel free to share them by emailing… Read more S1 E2: The Lost Generation
In this first episode of All The Things ADHD, we start by sharing all those things we have forgotten, and share our ability to laugh at ourselves. We move on to our struggles with planning and scheduling, and then I, Lee, share my diagnosis story. Come for the laughs and digressions, stay for the advice… Read more S1 E1: The Struggle Is Real
A year ago, Aimée Morrison and I decided to finally start recording for a podcast we had long been scheming about doing. October was the perfect month because it is #adhdawarenessmonth. Over the next 4 months, we recorded over 300 minutes of material. But, of course, because ADHD, we never got around to editing it,… Read more Finally! All The Things ADHD Podcast is HERE!
We’ll be here soon with our first episode!