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ADHD Journal: Adult ADHD Life

October Is ADHD Awareness Month
Filed Under: Adult ADD



ADHD Awareness Month is coming up (October), and we want to know how you are planning to celebrate! What activities do you have lined up to raise awareness about attention deficit? Please share your ideas with the ADDConnect community by leaving a comment in the section below!


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6 Comments

I never knew this week existed. Wow I am totally psyched. I really want to be involved. No one understands how exhausting this disease can really be.

By sbloom26 on Friday, September 07, 2012 at 12:18 pm.

I never new ADHD awareness week existed! Awesome, how long has it been around?
Donna

By queenbene on Monday, September 10, 2012 at 3:16 am.

Create a pictures with messages about ADHD to post it in our wall in facebook, twitter.  Make fairs of health concerning all about ADHD, including food, games, all concerns about how its affect our lives and how we can face it.  Look for the famous ADHD atletes or celebrities (sorry for my english) get together and he or she explains how they work with the condition and how parents help.  For example, Michael Phelps, Ty Pennington.  Ask them to post information about ADHD in their pages in facebook and twitter…. We may go to the postal service office and talk to the Postmaster to have a table of information about the conditions and try to recruit people to have a support group.  (Sorry for my english again, please excuse me if Im not write clearly).  Try to find out if there is any legislation for us, if not work for it! Look in our area if there is any organization that can help like Lions Club, Leo Club, Boys Scouts, Girls Scouts, Rotary,  Wear a yellow t-shirt one day of the week, one that have a message in positive about ADHD.  Sorry, I think write too much. Nice day smile

By Ludilex on Friday, October 05, 2012 at 4:28 pm.

I forgot, if we can afford a t-shirt, use the awarness ribbon!!!  In Spain is yellow, thats why I mention that color.  In US I think is orange, Im I right??? Thanks

By Ludilex on Friday, October 05, 2012 at 4:30 pm.

Hello. I am presenting a free seminar on ADHD at the local library. I held one last year and it was very successful

By adhdcoach1854 on Friday, September 27, 2013 at 1:38 pm.

What colour is the ADHD Awareness ribbon?  Some websites say it’s Orange while other websites say it’s Purple.

By clarie91s on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 4:58 am.

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