(A new podcast is posted every other Tuesday)
Presented by The Centre for ADHD Awareness Canada
#6 In Club ADHD the Podcast #6, host Russ Le Blanc talks about his never ending ADHD challenge… AKA, his garage!
In the interview portion of the program, we focus on something that often accompanies ADHD… “depression” featuring a talk with John Mielke. John is a well-known radio broadcaster, in the Ottawa area, plus he’s known nationwide as a broadcasting entrepreneur. He’s also a mental health advocate. Although John doesn’t have ADHD, he’s well acquainted with clinical depression. John talks about his life with depression as well as how he deals with the ongoing challenge. If depression accompanies your ADHD, or even if it doesn’t, you won't want to miss this educational and sometimes eye-opening conversation. LINK
#5 In this edition Russ talks about the kids going back to school which leads to his Junior High School days and how his ADHD caused a bit of a problem that some ADHD kids may still face. We also speak with Keith Gelhorn, an ADHD coach and advocate based in Halifax. The road to becoming an ADHD coach was a bumpy one for Keith, especially when he decided to move from B.C. to Nova Scotia to do it. It’s a story filled with overcoming tremendous hurdles. If you’ve never had a chance to listen to our podcasts, you might want to start by putting aside a few minutes to listen to this edition... you won’t regret it! LINK.
#4 In this edition, Russ talks about the added, and unwanted, “luggage” that can come along a person’s ride with ADHD (especially that large bag that carries… well, you’ll just have to listen to find out). We also speak with a young adult, from British Columbia, who shares her ADHD story (she was diagnosed at the age of 19), including her challenges and concerns when it comes to receiving provincial government assistance for her ADHD medication, as she prepares to head back to school.
Here's the LINK
#3. In this podcast, Russ explains how ADHD impacted his driving test plus we speak to Matt from Toronto. Matt is an adult who was diagnosed with ADHD at the age of 5. Matt explains some of his strategies, when dealing with his ADHD, and he also explains some of the challenges. Perhaps these are issues familiar to you. Give the podcast a listen and find out. Here's the link
#2. In this podcast, Russ tells about the tale of the missing glasses plus he unveils the company that goes on record as not supporting ADHD... and he finds a sport that's ADHD friendly. In the interview segment Russ talks with a person known for his comedy, his involvement in helping to create (and star) in TV shows, as well as his work in ADHD awareness and support PLUS he himself has ADHD! That person is ... Rick Green! So what are you waiting for? Give it a listen! Here's the link to the podcast.
#1. Our first podcast has been uploaded! It's a "get to know us" edition featuring a recording of CBC Radio 1 interviewing our podcast host, Russ Le Blanc, plus The Centre for ADHD Awareness Canada's (CADDAC) CEO, Heidi Bernhart, talks about how the association came to be along with the work they do. Here's the link to the podcast.
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