Join Psych Central host Zoë Kessler for a conversation with Terry Matlen, ACSW. Ms. Matlen is a psychotherapist, consultant, writer, and coach, specializing in women and moms with ADHD. Terry is the author of two books: “The Queen of Distraction” and “Survival Tips for Women with AD/HD” and is the founder of ADDconsults.com. She also runs QueensOfDistraction.com, an online coaching program for women with ADHD. A nationally-recognized expert and speaker on ADHD, she served for many years on the board of directors of ADDA (Attention Deficit Disorder Association).
There are approximately 5 million women with ADHD (many of them moms) in the USA and most have not been diagnosed, let alone treated for their ADHD. Perhaps you are a mom with ADHD, feeling overwhelmed with the daily chaos of getting kids off to school, managing piles of clutter, juggling many, if not most of the household chores, all while holding down a full-time job. For any mom, this would be a challenge. But for a mom with ADHD, the challenges are multiplied many times over.
How does a mom who struggles with disorganization, time management, procrastination, sensory overload and more, effectively manage parenting and work especially when one or more of her children might be challenged ADHD symptoms as well?
In this free webinar, psychotherapist and author, Terry Matlen, ACSW will address the difficulties moms with ADHD face, and offer practical tools and strategies for improving your day-to-day life.
By attending this free webinar, you’ll learn:
- Common ADHD symptoms in moms with ADHD and why they make parenting so challenging
- Why societal expectations of a mother can cause anxiety/depression
- How to decrease stress and improve self-esteem by learning to re-frame self-expectations
- Mealtime and homework time strategies
- Home organization tips
- Problem-solving for a more calm family life
- The benefits of recruiting outside help and why it’s not a luxury
Please join us for this live 45-minute teaching followed by a Q & A session. Presented by Psych Central with host Zoë Kessler.
Webinar Date: Monday, September 28, 2015 from 7:00 – 8:00 pm ET. There is no charge for the webinar.
Space is limited so please register early. Thank you.