Celebrating and Collaborating

by President ACO on August 1, 2014

By Joyce Kubik, President ACO Celebrating 25 years with ADDA I was recently at ADDA’s 25th Anniversary and enjoyed time with our tribe and the many adults with ADHD. Well over 40 ACO coaches were at the conference, both as presenters and participants, and we met many people interested in becoming coaches or working with […]

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A New Look! The ACO Website

by President ACO on August 1, 2014

By Joyce Kubik, President ACO We are very happy to say that after a lengthy pruning, re-organizing, design, and development process, the ACO’s new website is up and running! Some areas of the site still need work, for instance the members only section, but progress is being made and the updates should be finished soon. […]

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Perspective Taking – An Important Skill

by Circle Editor on August 1, 2014

By Tamara Rosier, PhD, Research Committee Chair Social Intelligence Recent literature has highlighted the importance of social intelligence, the knowledge, cognitive abilities, and affections, which enable us to successfully navigate the social world. A part of social intelligence is the ability to take on another’s perspective, the ability to walk in another’s shoes. For example, […]

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Best Reference Books – Part 2

by Circle Editor on August 1, 2014

By Sarah D. Wright, Editor A few months ago, there was a discussion on the list serve based on the question: “If you could have just 10 reference books in your professional library, what would they be?” Fourteen people participated (thank you Barbara Luther, Becca Colao, Christina Fabrey, Dana Rayburn, Elaine Taylor-Klaus, Judith Champion, Kay […]

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Coaches in the News
ADHD Coaching at UPenn

by Circle Editor on August 1, 2014

Lisa Joy Tuttle was interviewed on the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Medicine web-site for her Group Coaching Program for adults. Her coaching program is part of UPenn’s Adult ADHD Treatment and Research Program, founded in 1999 by co-directors Anthony Rostain, MD, MA, and J. Russell Ramsay, PhD. Those in the program must either have an […]

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Welcome New and Returning Members
in July 2014

by Membership on August 1, 2014

New and returning members of the ACO are listed here to acknowledge our growing international community of ADHD coaches and supporters. Please take a moment to personally reach out to introduce yourself and welcome them to the family. Professional Members Nikki Kinzer — Springfield, Oregon — USA Associate Members Cheryl Felder-Brannon — Stafford, Virginia — […]

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Summer Lulls and Continuing Education

by President ACO on July 1, 2014

By Joyce Kubik, President ACO After such a rough winter, I trust you are enjoying the summer season. Perhaps like me, you are enjoying not only the warmth but also the slow down of business. One of the reasons I enjoy the lull is that very early in my career, a client started quoting research […]

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