Recommended Reading from Mind Coach NOLA: The ADHD Brain

"6 Things You Didn't Know about the ADHD Brain" at ADDitude Magazine is an interesting article on how stimulants work for or against the ADHD brain. This is a clear explanation of the latest research on why it’s hard to get motivated and stay motivated, but also how emotions cannot be regulated automatically at all times. Surprisingly, it doesn’t all take place in the prefrontal cortex. Read on... the mystery unfolds.

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Inside The Adult ADHD Brain

"The Civil War Inside My Brain," by June Silny over at Additude is a sweet little slide show for when you can't find the words to explain what it's like to have ADHD. I find the article especially helpful for adults with ADHD. 

For adults in relationships with ADHD-diagnosed adults, whether that means romantic, work-related, or familial, #7, "Tough Love Doesn't Work," seems particularly important: 

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