On this episode we hosted Cross Palalas , he was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) ,Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) as a kid , his teachers and parents thought this would hold him back but he used his disabilities to his advantage becoming a Vice President at a Media agency based in Niagra Canada at the age of twenty two, Cross oversees the Marketing team in the company .
Cross talked about :
👉 His diagnose with all three whilst in high school .
👉How he had managed to get through elementary school with all three .
👉His parent's reaction when he was diagnosed .
👉 How these impacted on him and his academic performance .
👉His struggles when he was placed on medication to treat his ADHD.
👉How he had to embrace and control his disabilities without medication .
👉Different strategies he used to control his ADHD and OCD to his advantage .
👉Noticeable traits he had that set him apart from other children - now classed as typical ADHD symptoms.
👉Triggers for his Hyperactivity and OCD
👉How his ADHD impacts on his relationships.
👉 Impacts of the Covid19 pandemic and lock-down on his mental health and that of other people living with ADHD /OCD/ADD
👉Advice to people living with ADHD and their parents //relatives .
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