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11 Tips for Succeeding in College with ADHD

PsychCentral.com has just posted an article, “11 Tips for Succeeding in College with ADHD”, for which I was interviewed:

College is a big transition for any student. But when you have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), there are added challenges to consider. These obstacles concern everything from studying to managing your time to spending impulsively to planning your future post-college.

But by being aware of these potential problems and being proactive, students with ADHD can accomplish great things in school. Here’s how, according to Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D, a national certified counselor and licensed mental health counselor and author of Making the Grade with ADD: A Student’s Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit Disorder.

1. Apply for accommodations.

Accommodations are “specific adaptations,…

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By |2016-11-20T07:53:44+00:00August 19th, 2011|Categories: ADD, ADHD, College|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on 11 Tips for Succeeding in College with ADHD

About the Author:

Dr. Stephanie Sarkis is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), and AMHCA Diplomate and Clinical Specialist in Child and Adolescent Counseling based in Tampa Bay, Florida, where she specializes in the treatment of ADD/ADHD. Dr. Sarkis conducts evaluations, testing, diagnosis, and counseling services. She also is a public speaker, consultant, coach, and is a facilitator in collaborative law.