Hear Me Speak – Making Organizations Meaningful to Young Adults with ADHD

 

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Event Details: The 21st International Academy of Management and Business (IAMB) Conference

The conference provides a platform for professionals, practitioners, academics, educators and researchers in the various fields of management and business to disseminate and share the latest research, knowledge and experiences in the European and Mediterranean regions and beyond.

Dates: May 18-20, 2016

Location: University of Quebec at  Montreal, UQAM

Topic: Making Organizations Meaningful to Young Adults with ADHD

Learn more: IAMB.net

Hear Us Speak – ADHD Mother and Millennial Son – Thurs, Sept. 3, 2015 7-9 p.m.

Barb & Justin Mather

Barb & Justin Mather

DATE:  Thursday, SEPTEMBER 3, 2015, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

LOCATION: The DEL E. WEBB CENTER FOR HEALTH EDUCATION BLDG, PROVIDENCE LITTLE COMPANY OF MARY HOSPITAL, 4101 Torrance Blvd., Torrance CA.

TOPIC:  A Mother and Son Journey with ADHD: How We Embrace It and the Tools That Work for Us
SPEAKERS: 
Barbara A. Mather, Ph.D. and Justin Mather

OVERVIEW:  Barbara and Justin share their real life experiences living with ADHD. Their presentation begins with Justin’s diagnosis at age 6, which led to Barb’s ADHD diagnosis in her early 40′s. Their journey with ADHD was difficult at times, but they overcame and learned to recognize and celebrate their strengths and talents. Topics will include: How parenting can help and hinder the young child growing up with ADHD; How modern tools and methodologies like the Getting Things Done (GTD) system, can help organize and track tasks to improve the lives of someone living with ADHD; How technology (tools/software/apps) can help with organization, self-awareness and self-discipline; How developing coping skills, discipline and self-advocacy are important to achieve personal growth and success.

Dr. BAM is Presenting CHADD South Bay’s Speaker Series Meeting on Thursday, December 4, 2014

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Date: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Time: 6:45pm – 9:00pm
Speaker: Barbara A. Mather, PhD

Topic: Early Career Experiences of Young Adults with ADHD

Overview: Keeping a job can be difficult for people with ADHD/ADD. Barbara Mather’s research focuses on young adults with an official diagnosis of ADHD/ADD, who grew up in the 1980s and 1990′s and have been in the workplace for at least 2 years. Can they manage their attention, organization, impulsivity and social skills issues to adapt to their structured workplace environment? Dr. Mather is an experienced management consultant in the area of organizational change, owns a successful consulting firm since 2002, and works with Fortune 500 companies.

Location:
Providence Little Company of Mary Hospital
Del E. Webb Center for Health Education Bldg.
2nd Foor Conference Room
4101 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505

Map: http://goo.gl/maps/u1qYt

2014-2015 Speaker Series Program Calendar:
http://bit.ly/1m2MfIN

Hear Me Speak in LA

chadd-logo Date: June 5, 2014
Speaker: Barbara Mather, PhD
Topic: Early Career Experiences of Young Adults with ADHD
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Location: Providence Little Company of Mary Hospital,
4101 Torrance Blvd., Torrance CA.

Barbara Mather’s presentation will focus on her recent research with the first generation of young adults, growing up in the 1980′s and 1990′s with the official diagnosis of ADHD, who have been in the workplace for at least 2 years. Dr. Mather discusses her research on the challenges faced by young adults with ADHD in a structured work environment. How are young adults able to manage their attention, organization, structure, self-management, impulsivity, social skills issues to adapt to their workplace environments? What role does self-awareness play in successfully managing challenging work experiences. Barbara Mather, PhD is an expert in the area of ADHD in adults. In addition to her ongoing interest in helping young adults with ADHD in the workplace, she is an experienced management consultant in the area of organizational change and has owned a successful consulting firm since 2002. Dr. Mather works primarily with Fortune 500 companies, helping them to develop organizaional change management (OCM) and communication strategies.

Hear Me Speak in Orlando

ADDA 15th Anniversary

Join us for the 25th Anniversary International
ADULT AD/HD Conference
July 24-27 in Orlando, Florida

Celebrating the Progress of the Past and the Promise of the Future

Topic: Workplace Experiences of Young Adults with ADHD -
Lessons Learned to Improve Your Worklife
Date: Friday, July 25, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Location: Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, Florida – Room: B14-13 (Directions)
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The ADDA Conference is the ONLY LIVE (in person, face to face, full contact, with REAL connections) CONFERENCE dedicated exclusively to EVERYTHING ADULT AD/HD! If you’re an adult with AD/HD, if you live with an adult with AD/HD or if you’re a professional serving adults with AD/HD, don’t miss ADDA’s 15th International Adult AD/HD Conference. For millions of adults living with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) life can be a continuous struggle. You feel alone. People who don’t have AD/HD don’t… can’t… understand. They don’t understand AD/HD affects every area of your life and there’s no end in sight. But there are people who understand…