Events and Education

The Adult ADHD Centre offers education to healthcare providers, professionals working with ADHD clients, and the general public with the goal of increasing ADHD awareness.

If you would like to register to be notified of future events email [email protected]

To inquire about scheduling a presentation for your organization/group/workplace please contact [email protected] and tell us more about your requirements.

Understanding the Impacts of AuDHD (Autism & ADHD)

Tuesday, July 9th, 2024. Register Here

Time: 4 pm-4:45 pm PT, 7:00 pm- 7:45 pm ET Speaker: Dana Daniels, Blue Sky Learning

Cost: Complimentary

Topics Covered:
  • How Autism presents in adults
  • How having AuDHD and ADHD impacts adults
  • Answer your questions

ADHD & Pregnancy, All You Need To Know

Monday, September 23rd, 2024. Register HERE

Time: 5 pm-5:45 pm PT, 8:00 pm- 8:45 pm ET Speaker: Alix Bacon, Registered Midwife and Dusty Chipura certified ADHD Coach

Cost: Complimentary

Topics Covered:
  • Understand how ADHD impacts pregnancy
  • Explore stimulant medication and pregnancy/lactation
  • Learn tips for an ADHD friendly pregnancy
  • Answer your questions

Navigating the complexities of ADHD & Chronic Illness

Wednesday, November 20th, 2024. Register HERE

Time: 4 pm-4:45 pm PT, 7:00 pm- 7:45 pm ET Speaker: Sherry Heathcote, The ADHD Nurse.

Cost: Complimentary

Topics Covered:
  • Learn about the relationship and impact of having both ADHD and a chronic illness
  • Understand the role executive functioning plays
  • Discover strategies to help you manage
  • Answer your questions

Understanding Adult ADHD – 3 week course

Upcoming Date TBD

We have partnered with CADDAC– Centre for ADHD Awareness, Canada to provide this comprehensive three week course.

Time: 5pm-6:30pm PT, 8:00pm-9:30pm ET

Speaker: Dr. Gurdeep Parhar, Medical Director, Adult ADHD Centre, Dr. Anita Parhar, Educational Director, Adult ADHD Centre

Cost: $40.00 + HST. All proceeds donated directly to CADDAC as a donation for future programming.

Topics Covered:
  • Understand wide range of Adult ADHD symptoms
  • Become aware of how ADHD can impact various aspects of life
  • Dispel ADHD misconceptions
  • Identify how ADHD medications work and how they can improve daily function
  • Access resources that can bring positive changes to lives of people with ADHD

Education

How to talk to your doctor about ADHD

Dr. Gurdeep Parhar, from the Adult ADHD Centre, joins Andre Brisson from the Impulsive Thinker podcast. They discuss how to advocate for yourself with your medical practitioner. Link to podcast.

ADHD medications and myths

Dr. Gurdeep Parhar, Medical Director at the Adult ADHD Centre, discusses ADHD medications and myths with Andre Brisson on the Impulsive Thinker podcast. Link to podcast.

ADHD and substance use

Dr. Gurdeep Parhar, Medical Director at the Adult ADHD Centre, discusses  discusses Substance Use Disorder (SUD) and ADHD with Andre Brisson on the Impulsive Thinker podcast. Link to podcast.

Student Life – ADHD in Post Secondary

Beneath The Current podcast with Cornwall Student Union host Shannen Belanger. Link to podcast.