Tag Archives: Manchester ADHD support

Update

Yes, we’re still here – just not posting a lot. For Manchester folk – local news. Salford appears to have lost Dr Tint. I’ll post up news of any replacement or where the Salford patients are going to be referred … Continue reading

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Research

Here’s a link to some ASD research which I found very interesting – the gene link gets stronger all the time gene network link   LGF

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Been Resting

Last week I gave a talk at a disabilities conference. People from all walks (wheelchairs) of life were there, some with high degrees of disability, which is both humbling and inspirational. Being someone with an invisible disability you frequently feel … Continue reading

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News! Real Stuff!!

Driving in the UK with ADHD You can be prosecuted for driving with ADHD in the UK…..IF it affects your driving! If it doesn’t then you no longer have to declare it DVLA ADHD link If you’re not sure ask … Continue reading

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Illusions – Book Review

Not something that happens every day on here – a book review. Of a book with no obvious connection to ADHD that was written in the 1970s. Why? Because it carries a great message. It’s all about a pilot selling … Continue reading

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2013 – Good or Bad?

Good! Thanks for dropping in – same time, same place next year.       More? Oh go on then. Elvanse It’s a medication that’s been around for a while in the USA where it goes under the brand name … Continue reading

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November Newsletter

This month…it’s support group tastic! mADDchester will be hosting two meets, see our support group page for details. I’ve been out and about to meet the ‘neighbours’ and give them a little free publicity. Firstly – add up What they … Continue reading

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New Stuff

What’s new? I’ve just got back from the ADDISS conference in Liverpool (worst. hotel. ever.) where I learnt lots of stuff and met a bunch of useful and interesting people. I swear it looks better in my head than reading … Continue reading

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How I Sawed My Finger Off And Why It Was The Best Thing Ever

I didn’t saw my finger off. I used an electric planer and the finger stayed on. And it definitely wasn’t the best thing ever. That makes me a big, fat, liar…..but with poetic licence. So that’s OK then. I did … Continue reading

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Support Group – Report

Last Monday we had the monthly support group meet. It was the usual mix of regulars, noobs and occasional visitors with a concoction of the undiagnosed, newly diagnosed and old lags with their T shirt so old they have to … Continue reading

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