All I Want for Christmas is....

What do I really want for Christmas? 
What do you want f or Chanukah or whichever holiday you celebrate? 

I bet what you want is what every adult wants:
peace, love, harmony. Paid bills. Good health. Boundless joy everywhere we look...

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Distraction Podcasts

Dr. Hallowell talks to a Mom about her childrens' struggles with ADHD from elementary school to college. Listen to the podcast here .

Heather Bragg, founder of , shares her personal and professional experiences. They also discuss the Dr. Hallowell's Summer Camp adventure!

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ADHD and Parenting

Calm and Connected: Parenting Kids with ADHD/Executive Function Challenges © - Now in our 10th year, this workshop is the first step for a parent upon learning their child is diagnosed with ADHD or struggling with Executive Function development, behavior or performance challenges. 

Workshops are ongoing...

Parenting Children with ADHD
Dr. Hallowell and ImpactADHD join in these priceless videos and coaching.
Get discounted version here .
ADHD and Students

MA - CORE Coaching and EARS (by phone, Skype or in person) MS, HS and college students - conquer the challenges associated with ADHD or Executive Dysfunction. 

Starts Jan 14, 2019, 4:30 to 6:30 PM
Ages 11 to 14 - learn efficient ways to study, stay organized, and manage time inside school and out. The full 6-week package includes one hour individual coaching session and a copy of  Executive Functions at Home and School: Six Skills Young Learners Need to Succeed  by our  Christina Young. To register, please contact the front desk at 212.799.7777 or

January 8, 6-8pm OR January 17, 10am-12pm
Learn effective organizational techniques, confront motivation, independence, and work ethic issues, learn to support your child without enabling them, tackle the challenges that students and parents face in managing homework and schoolwo rk. Register at  or by calling 212.799.7777

NYC - One-Day Executive Function & College Readiness Workshop
for College Students with ADHD
January 7, 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Led by Dr. Jocelyn Lichtin, PhD
A day-long course in executive functioning and related college-readiness skills for college students with ADHD. It derives from evidence-based – specifically, cognitive-behavioral – interventions for ADHD that have been shown to lead to significant improvements in ADHD-related symptoms and impairment.  Bring laptop (and charger) and spending money (for lunch, stationery supplies, etc). Breakfast and mid-afternoon snack will be provided.  Students are requested to sign up for a Google account in advance of this workshop, and should bring their class schedule (if they have it) as well. Register at   or by calling 212.799.7777  
ADHD and Careers

InventiveLabs is recruiting in Amesbury, MA. For people with learning differences to get a real career beyond the typical entry-level, possibly dead-on positions. Contact InventiveLabs to learn more.
ADHD and Adults

Ongoing... Thursdays 6:00 to 7:30 PM
Biweekly Adult ADHD Support Group led by Dr. Hallowell - Meets every other Thursday. Dr. Hallowell provides his world-renowned expertise and insight in an informal setting.

Jan 15, 2019 to Feb 19, 2019, 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Train and strengthen your mind. Learn ADHD friendly mindfulness tools and techniques that increase focus and the ability to center, calm inner chaos, and improve your interpersonal effectiveness. Experience an increased engagement in all aspects of your life and manage daily stress better.
Dr. Hallowell Summer Adventures

Entering Our 13th Year!!

Join Dr. Hallowell, Sue, Rob, Marise and fellow families sharing similar trials and successes. Learn how to raise kids who are spirited, sensitive, or strong willed. You’ll get access to inspirational ideas and practical tools to teach kids to handle their feelings, make friends, and do their best. You will be revived, inspired, and empowered with tools to help your family stay connected!
Registration Opens January 1st!
T-shirts for the Holidays

Express your unique personality - wear a t-shirt with Dr. Hallowell's signature quotes.

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Edward (Ned) Hallowell, M.D.  

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