ADHD Parents: Advocating Against the Experts


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Having an ADHD child and navigating through the health care and educational institutions is no easy feat. It takes great patience to get a proper diagnosis, get the right medication, and start over every year to reeducate the school system on your child’s unique issues. It also requires advocacy and the ability to listen to your intuition or gut instincts to stand up to the pseudo-experts and argue on behalf of your child. In this episode of Attention Talk Radio, ADHD coach Jeff Copper ( has an interview with an anonymous parent who has navigated the system, being beaten up by it but still finding success. If you can relate to the struggle of advocating in institutions against the experts, learn more in this interview. Attention Talk Radio is the leading site for self-help Internet radio shows focusing on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and attention deficit disorder (ADD), including managing symptoms of attention deficit disorder, adults with ADD, or adults who have children with ADHD. Attention Talk Radio, hosted by attention coach Jeff Copper, is designed to help adults and children (particularly those diagnosed with or impacted by attention deficit disorder or its symptoms) in life or business who are stuck, overwhelmed, or frustrated. It will help adults and children get unstuck and moving forward by helping to open their minds and pay attention to what works. Attention Talk Radio host Jeff Copper is an ADHD coach. To learn more about Jeff, go to

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