“A coach helps people with AD/HD carry out the practical activities of daily life in an organized, goal-oriented, and timely fashion. Through a close partnership, an ADHD coach helps the client learn practical skills and initiate change in his or her daily life.”
– Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD)
What is an ADHD Coach?
ADHD Coaches are trained life coaches who endorse and accept the coaching paradigm of the International Coach Federation (ICF). ADHD Coaches also have specific training and expertise in coaching people who are affected by ADHD.
What is Coaching About?
ADHD Coaching addresses the specific needs and objectives of the person being coached. ADHD Coaching addresses the specific needs of clients who have ADHD or ADHD-like symptoms.
ADHD Coaches focus on working with clients on their personal goals and the practical issues of achieving them while living with ADHD.
This process is supportive, collaborative, and goal-oriented. The coach and the client work together to identify the client’s goals and then develop the self-awareness, systems, and strategies necessary for the client to reach their personal goals and their full potential.
ADHD Coaching specifically addresses the needs of individuals affected by ADHD.
You do not need to have an ADHD diagnosis to work with an ADHD Coach!
“Coaching is wonderful for those with ADHD because it gets to all the nitty, gritty stuff that medication does not address. Medication can reduce the symptoms of ADHD and help you concentrate, but it doesn’t teach you how to get organized or get that better job.”
— Patricia O. Quinn, M.D.
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