The Contributors to the 2013 ADHD Awareness Book Project:
More ways to succeed with ADHD

laurie-photoLaurie Dupar, Editor of the ADHD Awareness Book Project

Laurie Dupar, Senior Certified ADHD Coach and trained Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, is the editor of the ADHD Awareness Book Project: More Ways to Succeed with ADHD. At Coaching for ADHD, she specializes in working with clients who have been diagnosed with ADD/ADHD who want to finally understand how their brain works, minimize their challenges and get things done! Website:, email:

DrBilliBittan125Dr. Billi Bittan

Dr. Billi Bittan, MA, PhD, is an ADHD Neuro-Cognitive Behavioral/Expressive Arts Therapist and Coach. With over 35 years combined experience in physical education, pedagogy and expressive art therapies, she developed the Leverage ADHD System to empower others to transform their ADHD symptoms and challenges into useful assets that they can Leverage to their ADDvantage. Website:

Books by Dr. Billi Bittan:

BilliBittanbookBe the Chief Executive of Your Executive Functions: The Entrepreneurial Way to Leverage Your ADHD to Your ADDvantage [Kindle Edition]


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Mastering the Art of Success (Paperback) by Dr. Billi Bittan, Les Brown, Mark Victor Hansen and Jack Canfield



Roadmap to Success (Paperback) by Dr. Deepak Chopra, Dr. Ken Blanchard Dr. Billi Bittan



41NDeE4hvAL._SX260_PJlook-inside-v2,TopRight,1,0_SH20_My Journey from ADHD to Ph.D. – How To Leverage ADHD to Your ADDvantage (Paperback) by Dr. Billi Bittan


Headshot Mid GearsAlan Brown

Alan Brown, a struggling exec until diagnosed, crafted the success strategies in ADD Crusher™ videos — interactive tools helping ADDers live to their potential. Website:

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Jay Carter coaches adults with ADHD in the area of technology, personal productivity, and workplace issues.  Website:, email:

AnnClarksonAnn Clarkson, MA, PCC, PCAC

Ann Clarkson, MA, PCC, PCAC is a Business and Family Coach at Life Strengths, with a speciality in helping people living with Attention Deficit Disorder like traits or challenges. With 20 years’ experience in the workplace, she specializes in coaching adults dealing with workplace stress and dissatisfaction who want to be more productive and fulfilled. She is passionate about helping ADHD clients focus on their unique strengths and potential, and providing tools for action and learning that will help them become the best they can be. Website:, email:

IMG_2743Sherri L Dolheimer

Sherri is an ADHD coach committed to working with adults who struggle with issues relating to ADHD. Website:

roxanneRoxanne Fouché

Roxanne Fouché, co-founder of Focus For Effectiveness, LLC,  provides strength-based ADHD coaching and consulting to high school and university students, adults, and families affected by ADHD/LD.  She has graduate studies in special education, specialized training in life and ADHD coaching, a Professional Certificate in Educational Therapy, and is pursuing a Certificate in Positive Psychology.  Email:

Cheryl Gigler

PrintCheryl Gigler is a Certified ADHD Coach and a Certified Educator.  She  is a graduate of ADDCA with the distinction of ACG, and in addition has done extensive life coach training with Coaching4Clergy.  Cheryl is the founder of ADD Joy of Life Coaching, serving adolescents and adults with ADHD. Cheryl’s passion is to support and empower families and individuals who struggle with the daily challenges of living with ADHD, giving them hope through education, resources and a sense of community. Email:

LAF Logo-01Carol Gignoux, MEd

Carol Gignoux, MEd, is Founder and President of Live ADHD Free, LLC (formerly ADD Insights, LLC), a coaching and consulting business in Boston, MA. Carol specializes in individual coaching, business consulting, training new ADHD Coaches, and leading transformational online seminars and teleclasses. Website:, email:

traceyhollyphotoTracey Bromley Goodwin, M.Ed., Certified ADHD Coach and Holly Oberacker, LMHC, Registered Art Therapist of Navigating ADHD, Inc

Tracey Bromley Goodwin, M.Ed., Certified ADHD Coach and Holly Oberacker, LMHC, Registered Art Therapist of Navigating ADHD, Inc. specialize in child and adolescent ADHD. Website:
51BhevLeBFL._AA160_Navigating ADHD: Your Guide to the Flip Side of ADHD by Tracey Bromley Goodwin, M.Ed., Certified ADHD Coach and Holly Oberacker, LMHC, Registered Art Therapist of Navigating ADHD, Inc. Paperback or Kindle edition available.

joliehoffmanDr. Jolie Hoffmann

Jolie M. Hoffmann, PsyD., Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Bloomington/Normal and surrounding areas within Central IL, works with individuals, couples, and families specializing in ADHD, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, social skills. She is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), and n Certified Trauma and Loss Consultant for Children and Adolescents through the National Institute of Trauma and Loss in Children (TLC) affiliated with the Children’s Home of Detroit. Website:, phone: (309) 706-5057.

downloadSara Johnson, M.S., ADD & Positive Psychology Coach, Greenfire Coaching

Who doesn’t need more focus in this “Age of Distraction”? Sara Johnson has 20 years experience helping mission-driven people and organizations achieve their goals  — in spite of distraction, procrastination and overwhelm. Website:


Katie Katz

Katie Katz brings her 35 years of dancing, teaching, and fitness training to the coaching field. She began coaching in the year 2000. Currently, she coaches adults and children with ADHD and guides them to realize their own potential. Her MA is in Dance Education; she has been ACE certified since 1988. Website:, email:

Anna Maria Lindell

AnnaMariaLindellAnna Maria Lindell, founder and managing director of Advance, ADD Coach Academy graduate,  specializes in helping entre- and intrapreneurs understand their brain so they can increase their productivity. She also works with other creative, driven professionals that has challenges related to executive functions. Email:  Website:

profileAnn Miller

Ann Miller is an expert ADD coach who helps high school and college students with ADD/ADHD reach their peak academic success while showing their parents the best way to support them.   As a mother of two sons with ADHD and 30 years in the medical field, Ann has firsthand experience with the difficulties students with ADHD and their parents face. She offers a customized comprehensive program working with students and parents. Website:

downloadDr Kirsten Milliken

Dr. Kirsten is an emerging leader in the field of ADHD and works with kids, teens and adults with learning disabilities, including ADHD. Most recently Dr. Milliken has studied the connection between ADHD and play, and saw the positive results clients had when incorporating play into their days.  She created PLAYDHD to create a specific awareness of the connection between ADHD and the value of Play. Website:

05/11/13 -- Delray Beach , FL -- Photo by Christina Stuart/Christina Stuart Photography -- WPN MIMOSAS HEAD -- WPN Mimosas and Media event in Delray Beach on Saturday, May 11, 2011.Shelley Mitchell and Caleb Sessions

Shelley Mitchell, President/CEO of My Personal Business Coach LLC, specializes in Business/Entrepreneurial Coaching as well as ADHD/ADD, Speaker, Author and Creator of the Right Brain Solution. CLICK HERE to get your Free WEEKLY SUCCESS PLANNER. Website:

Caleb Sessions is a High School Junior from Boynton Beach, Florida.  At 16, he wrote 7 Days to Understanding Your Teen, founded (a Teenage Modern day “Dear Abby” advice site bridging the communication gap between parents and teens) and became president of his company – The Well Rounded Teen.  No29 editedw 17 and having experienced quite a few challenges in life, Caleb is following his passion to inspire teens and parents alike to have open, fun, healthy relationships that create “win-win” results for everyone.  He wants others to know that no matter how big the road blocks are that you encounter, there is a way to get over them.  Website:


7 Days To Understanding Your Teen by Caleb Sessions


ChrisMulhareChristopher Mulhare

Whether as a father or a past teacher in the NYC system, Christopher has the capacity to relate and understand with tweens, teens, & college bound adolescents to help get it, & to navigate through the yucky years that adults don’t listen to us. Christopher gets it. You’re not broken. You can make it, we just need to find it outside the box thinking. Even though Christopher resides on the East Coast, he has that West Coast vibe. Website:

DPbeard.jpgDavid Pomeroy, MD

David Pomeroy MD is a Family Physician of 34 years experience doing ADHD medicine for the past 8 years, and enjoying every (well, most) minute of it! Website:

cristine_portraitCristine Pollock

Cristine Pollock coaches ADHD adults and college students. She has a masters degree in special education and is a Certified Professional Co-Active coach. Cristine holds an Associate Coach designation from the International Coaches Federation and has received specialized ADHD coach training through the Optimal Functioning Institute and the Edge Foundation. Website:

Monika PompetzkiMonika Pompetzki, BSc, MEd, ADHD Coach

With 20 years of experience in the field of education, including 11 years university teaching, with particular focus on academic mentoring, and research & thesis supervision, Monika Pompetzki of ADD-ADHD Coaching offers academic, research, thesis, and career coaching for college/university/grad students with ADHD. Website:, email:, phone: (905) 336-8330.

MelissaRutherfordMelissa Rutherford

Melissa Rutherford, PCC, ACCG, President of Melissa Rutherford Coaching, Inc. Life Coach (Personal, Profession & ADD/ADHD).  Coaching is a process that discovers the best in each person, accelerating the implementation of change and making it sustainable. Website:

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Kathy Salas is an ADHD and Bipolar Coach. Website:,, phone: 559-347-8643.

JuliShulemJuli Shulem

Juli is an ADHD Productivity Coach with nearly 30 years experience as an Efficiency & Time Management Expert. She helps her clients become more efficient, less stressed and better able to manage their time to enjoy life more fully. Website:, phone: (805) 964-2389, email:


Order! A Logical Approach to an Organized Way of Life – Version 2.0 [Kindle Edition] – by Juli Shulem, ADHD Productivity Coach at


Laurie Moore Skillings, SCAC (1)Laurie Moore Skillings

Laurie Moore Skillings is an ADHD Coach and Advocate who works primarily with high school students and college students struggling with school due to challenges from ADHD.  Website:,  email:


Marilyn Strong , BA. MBA

In spite of her AD/HD, Marilyn Strong , BA, MBA has been an award winning newspaper publisher, successful business and marketing strategist and best-selling author. In her book, “Getting Paid to Pay Attention,” Marilyn shares the strategies and action plans to end procrastination, avoid distraction, conquer hyper-focus tendencies, and become successful in your own business. Website:, email:

Getting Paid to Pay Attention - by Marilyn Strong, B.A., MBA, business and marketing strategist at Getting Paid to Pay Attention

SusanTabnickSusan Tabnick

Susan Tabnick has been involved with ADHD for over 25 years after her son was diagnosed at the age of 6, a time when little was known or understood about ADHD.   She was his coach, advocate and learning consultant and much later in life, she recognized she also has ADHD, inattentive type.  With a degree in Social Work and as a graduate of ADD Coaching Academy, she coaches young adults to retired adults., email: and phone: 856-264-2733. Located in Boca Raton, FL / Long Beach Island, NJ


Dan Waxman

Dan Waxman is the Executive Director for The Catalyst Center for ADHD. He specializes in helping people with ADHD live their lives to their fullest potential and catalyzing futures. Website:, email:

DeShawn Wert, B.S., M.Ed. and ADD Coach DeShawn Wert Logo

With over 25 years in education as an instructor and administrator, DeShawn Wert KNOWS all students can be successful given the proper time and supports!  She works with students aged 8-24 and working adults experiencing transition in work or personal life.  To start finding your own ADD Answers and get moving forward, sign up for DeShawn’s FREE ADD Answers Action Plan which walks you through the process of targeting and addressing an area getting in your way.

XLR8 Success logoKelly Wheeler

Kelly Wheeler, the founder, is a coach, consultant, and professional organizer who works with individuals, families, and businesses. At XLR8 Success, her mission is to embrace neurodiversity by finding ways for individuals and organizations to adapt or change their environment to create and promote success. Website:, phone: 407-519-0789.

abigail125Abigail Wurf, M.Ed, CLC

Abigail Wurf, M.Ed, CLC, coaches adults, couples and parents affected by ADHD and/or executive function issues. She also speaks, presents and consults on ADHD, motivational issues and executive function issues including organizing, planning, prioritizing, goal setting, time management, task initiation, focus, self inhibition, emotional regulation, metacognition and flexibility. Website:,  email: