ADD, ADHD and Executive Functioning Tip…Contacting an Old Friend

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Image courtesy of adamr / FreeDigitalPhotos.net

With summer coming to a screeching halt, I think this would be a wonderful time to reach out and connect with an old friend. It doesn’t take much, but show someone you haven’t connected with in a long time that you care. This will mean a lot to that person, and we should all try to brighten someone’s day.

I do understand that this isn’t as easy as one would think. Us folks with ADHD aren’t always good with initiating conversations and/or following-through, but this will take you outside of your comfort zone. Things like this are helpful in improving our abilities.

My advice to everyone is to pick up the phone and call an old friend. It may be worth the time and effort.

For more information on my ADD, ADHD and Executive Functioning coaching, please visit www.adhdcoachchicago.com. To learn more information about some of the other services I provide, please visit www.carrolleducationalgroup.com and www.iepexperts.com. I can be found on Twitter at ADHDEFCoach. You can also find me on Facebook and Tumblr. My good friend and fellow ADD/ADHD Coach Tara McGillicuddy invites me as a regular guest on ADD/ADHD Support Talk Radio. Tara does many wonderful things and you should check out her website here. Feel free to email me at jonathan@adhdefcoach.com or call 773.888.ADHD (2343) with any additional questions.

Comments

  1. It’s funny I found this today. I had been thinking all day about how I hardly ever keep in touch with people, and I should make more of an effort to do so. Thanks for validating that thought.

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