While ADHD can create imbalance in the brain with many disadvantages, some of these imbalances can also create benefits and can be harnessed to help. More energy and resiliency are two of these things that many with ADHD have to keep going and moving.
The article, “Surprising Benefits of Having ADHD” by Kelly Burch takes a closer look at how ADHD can have some benefits. She states,
“There’s been a lot of focus on the harmful symptoms of ADHD. Although there’s less research on ADHD superpowers, people with ADHD report that they are more energetic, creative, courageous, and resilient than people without the condition.1 While there’s a lot more research to be done about the benefits of ADHD, focusing on the benefits can help you or your child live with ADHD more positively. ”
While coping with the bad, it may be well worth to harness the good. To read the entire article, please click here
Please also review AIHCP’s ADHD Consulting Certification and see if it meets your academic and professional goals. The program is online and independent study and open to qualified professionals seeking a four year certification in ADHD Consulting.