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ADHD Coaches Organization
  ADHD Coaches Organization
    Promoting ADHD Coaches and Coaching Worldwide

Vol. 4, Issue 11 -  November 2009

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News from the ACO

Presidentís Letter: November 2009
The ACO has new board members.
Get the low down here.

Membership renewals due January 1
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Featured article

It Starts with Stopping: Why You Should Understand Response Inhibition
  • Why do people with ADHD have some strugglesóbut not others?
  • Why do some strategies work when others donít?
  • Why are some treatments effective and others donít touch the problem?

The answers to all these questions are grounded in an inability to consistently create a moment to pay attention to the right thing.
Read the article by Ari Tuckman, PsyD, MBA here


Q&A with the IAAC about becoming an Associate Certified ADHD coach
Read about it here

Beth Prosser is the first to receive the IAAC CAC credential
Read the whole article about her and the IAAC here.

Members stuff

Expert Speakers Series

Tuesday, December 15, 8:00 p.m. eastern
Maureen Nolan
PostModern Graphology and Its Use for Identifying Attention

That's handwriting analysis to the lay people.
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Next RoundTable date
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From the Circle archives
Check out this list of quotes from internationally known experts and authorities on ADHD advocating for coaching. Find a list of great quotes here.

New Members
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Coaches in the News
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Board report
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