Thriving with ADHD - Unlocking Ferrari Brains, Strengthening Bicycle Brakes

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Thriving with ADHD - Unlocking Ferrari Brains, Strengthening Bicycle Brakes

Thriving with ADHD - Unlocking Ferrari Brains, Strengthening Bicycle Brakes

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ADHD has been described as having a "Ferrari engine with bicycle brakes" - there are inherent strengths in the ADHD wiring but we need to work on strengthening those brakes to match the horsepower of the engine.

If you or your loved ones have been struggling to understand why your academic results or career performance does not match up to what you know you are capable of, do sign up for this FREE webinar!

Dr Edward (Ned) Hallowell, renowned US psychiatrist, ADHD expert and ADHDer, will share how a strengths-based approach combined with management of the symptoms/traits can unlock the potential of ADHDers to thrive.

  • Find out how to maximize the benefits of ADHD and minimize the downsides at any age
  • Learn the latest developments in how the brain works
  • How did Dr Hallowell overcome challenging childhood circumstances to make the impact in transforming lives today?

Meet Chong Ing Kai, an award-winning student entrepreneur and youth ADHDer and hear his journey on thriving with ADHD.

Who should attend:

  • Adult ADHDers (and those who suspect they have ADHD)
  • Parents of children with ADHD
  • Youth ADHDers (and those who suspect they have ADHD)
  • Educators
  • Mental health professionals
  • Employers/companies interested in diversity and inclusion
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DR EDWARD (NED) HALLOWELL is a child and adult psychiatrist and world authority on ADHD. An ADHDer and dyslexic himself, he graduated from Harvard College and Tulane Medical School and was a Harvard Medical School faculty member for 21 years. Dr Hallowell has written 20 books. His groundbreaking Driven to Distraction book sparked a revolution in the understanding of ADHD. Dr Hallowell’s most recent book ‘ADHD 2.0: New Science and Essential Strategies for Thriving with Distraction--from Childhood through Adulthood’ talks about a new approach to ADD/ADHD featuring cutting-edge research and strategies to help people thrive with ADHD. As inspiring as it is practical, ADHD 2.0 can help you tap into the power of this mercurial condition and find the key that unlocks potential.

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CHONG ING KAI is a 3rd year Engineering with Business student in SP, running his own start-up Stick'Em. Diagnosed with ADHD as a child, Kai has harnessed his strengths to make an impact in society. His company aims to make STEAM education accessible to everyone by using chopsticks to build robots 10x cheaper than LEGO and other big players. He is the 2nd youngest recipient of the Philip Yeo Initiative and has won several engineering and entrepreneurship awards.

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