The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD: An 8-Step by Lidia Zylowska

By Lidia Zylowska

Do you:

   • Have difficulty being attentive and staying on activity?

   • Suffer from disorganization, procrastination, or forgetfulness?
   • Have trouble with restlessness or difficulty handling robust emotions equivalent to anger and frustration?
   • Struggle with self-doubt and trouble following via?
   • In a fashion that explanations difficulties on your relationships or your paintings?

If so, you've gotten cognizance Deficit Hyperactivity illness (ADHD)—like an predicted eight million adults during this state. Physician-researcher Dr. Lidia Zylowska has created an 8-step software for utilizing mindfulness perform (attention and wisdom education) to beat the indicators of ADHD. this system comprises practices comparable to sitting meditation, physique expertise, considerate talking and listening, improvement of self-acceptance, aware self-coaching, cultivation of a balanced view of techniques and feelings, and extra. Dr. Zylowska educates readers approximately ADHD, assisting them to appreciate how their ADHD mind works and the way they could use conscious information to paintings with their demanding situations. She additionally explains how the aware strategy may be mixed with different remedies, together with medicinal drugs, to spice up self-improvement.

This publication is followed by means of an audio software of guided mindfulness workouts for effectively handling ADHD.

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In my clinical work with adults with ADHD, I have found that many of these adults, once they experience mindful awareness, seem “natural” in their capacity for a curious attitude. Their ability for openness to new experiences is quite apparent, and they can also be quite creative in how they approach and practice mindfulness. 12 Selftranscendence (the ability to step outside of oneself) is positively correlated with having ADHD and being mindful. So while mindfulness training will challenge you to train your attention, it can, and mostly likely will, tap into your other natural strengths.

In general, I’ve found that images, stories, or text boxes (such as sidebars) often help those with ADHD to read more easily and understand the main points of a reading. And so, this book will: Introduce mindfulness as a helpful tool for adults with ADHD and their families. Show how you can use mindfulness to neutralize the negative effects of ADHD symptoms and to thrive despite having ADHD. Present the information in an ADHD-friendly, easy-tolearn way. My hope is that this book will engender your curiosity about different ways you can attend to and relate to all your daily experiences.

Nirbhay Singh at ONE Research Institute in Virginia, two mothers, each with an ADHD child, received mindfulness training in order to see the effect of parental mindfulness on the child’s behavior. Afterward, the mothers reported enhanced compliance in their children, even though no specific parenting instructions were given to the mothers. 11 Dr. 12 Parents (mostly mothers and one father) of these children completed a parallel mindful parenting program. The effect of the training was measured by having parents and children’s teachers fill out questionnaires before, immediately after, and eight weeks after the training.

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