August Events with ADHDKC
Summer's coming to an end, but we have so much going on!
ADHKC’s groups have a lot of great topics to cover this August - we hope you can learn with us!
Find details of our August events below.
Our Adults with ADHD group is looking for a new facilitator.
We are actively looking for a new Adult’s Group coordinator. If you or someone you know is able to lead a small group monthly, please send a message to email@example.com.
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Membership dues for current members increase in August.
New member dues went up in July.
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Finding our events
Our Monthly Events tab is at the top of our Substack Home Page. You can easily learn about our various group activities there. Each group has its own section within that page, so look for the Parent’s Group, Adult’s Group, Women’s Group, Adolescent Group, or Special Events subpage per your interest. These are also listed below, so keep scrolling to find the group that interests you!
We’ll post new helpful articles and recordings of events on our Articles and Event Recordings page. Note: not all of our events are recorded, but if they are, they will be posted here.
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Space is limited for our in-person gatherings. We will save a seat for you when you sign up for the event. Please let us know if your plans change so we can open your seat to someone else!
Here’s what you can look forward to in upcoming months:
The Parents of kids with ADHD group’s August meeting will be led by Jodie Maddox. She will help parents understand Executive Functioning and how to help kids learn strategies to improve skills in the following areas: Flexible thinking, managing emotions, managing impulsiveness, task initiation, planning and prioritizing, organization, self-monitoring, and working memory. Learn more from the Parent’s Group Page.
Our Women with ADHD group is a small group that meets each month. In August they’ll talk about feeling grounded. Learn how you can join them on our Women’s Group Page.
Our Adults with ADHD group is a small group for adults with ADHD and their partners looking for a new facilitator. If you or someone you know is interested, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ADHDKCTeen for middle and high school students continues to grow. In August we’ll talk about staying focused. Learn more on the ADHDKCTeen page.
Our Special Events Page covers CHADD regional and national meetings as well as local events that may be of interest to our members. See our Special Events page for more.
Did you miss a meeting?
Several of our Parent Events are recorded and available to view on our Articles and Events Page. Take a moment to scroll through to see what you’ve missed!
CHADD and their partners have developed TOOLS to help you teach your child important skills.
CHADD also has Toolkits (different from TOOLS above) to help you learn about ADHD. Learn about school resources, suicide prevention, diagnosis and treatment, and more!
CHADD also has two podcasts that cover many topics related to ADHD.
The ADHD 365 podcast provides expert advice, tips, and strategies for families, adults, educators, and professionals.
The All Things ADHD podcast is a learning resource program of CHADD’s National Resource Center, funded by the CDC, to disseminate expert information to improve the lives of those affected by ADHD.
Check them out - just click on the images below!
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