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Great adult ADHD article in NY Times

By |2016-10-05T06:45:48-04:00May 14th, 2011|Categories: ADD, ADHD|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Great article on adult ADHD in NY Times. And there are quotes from two of my favorite people, Ari Tuckman Psy.D. and Russell Barkley Ph.D.! Health Speed Bumps on the Way to an A.D.H.D. Diagnosis By LESLEY ALDERMAN Published: May 13, 2011 Undiagnosed, the disorder can wreak havoc on relationships and one’s self-esteem. But getting a [...]

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Simon Game as a Test of ADHD and Executive Function

By |2017-01-10T08:44:34-05:00June 16th, 2008|Categories: ADHD, Books, Research|Tags: , , , , , |

I'm reading ADHD in Adults (Barkley, Murphy, & Fischer, 2008) for a book review.  The authors list the kids' game Simon as a test of executive function impairment in ADHD.  Of course!  That's a great idea!  This is the electronic game where a sequence of colors is given to you, and you have to repeat it [...]

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