Monthly Archives: August 2009

ADHD: a four letter word?

  There is so much discussion and talk about what I refer to as: the “diagnosis de jour”, ADHD.  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, formerly known as Attention Deficit Disorder or ADD, seems to be thrown around like a hot potato … Continue reading

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Is it “anxiety” or am I just stressed out?

I’m not a big fan of labels, but I’ve found that it does help to think about categories of symptoms and feelings to help you determine when and if to seek outside help.   In truth, I don’t subscribe to the … Continue reading

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