ADD and ADHD Coaches
ADD, which stands for Attention Deficit Disorder, and ADHD, which stands for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, are neurodevelopmental disorders that primarily affect attention, focus, and impulse control in young adults.
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder): This term was previously used to describe individuals who struggled with inattention, distractibility, and difficulty staying focused on tasks. However, in recent years, the term has evolved, and the clinical diagnosis is now typically referred to as ADHD, which encompasses two main subtypes: Predominantly Inattentive Presentation and Combined Presentation (inattention and hyperactivity/impulsivity).
ADHD (Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder): ADHD is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by persistent patterns of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that significantly impair a person's functioning or development. Young adults with ADHD may find it challenging to concentrate, complete tasks, follow instructions, and manage their impulses.
An "ADD and ADHD Coach" is a trained professional who specializes in helping individuals with ADD or ADHD develop strategies and skills to manage their symptoms effectively. These coaches work with young adults to improve their time management, organization, planning, and coping skills. They provide guidance and support to help individuals with ADD or ADHD navigate challenges related to education, work, and daily life. The goal is to empower these young adults to reach their full potential and lead successful, fulfilling lives.
Coaching for ADD and ADHD can include techniques such as setting goals, breaking tasks into manageable steps, improving time management, enhancing organizational skills, and providing emotional support to help individuals overcome the unique challenges associated with these conditions. The coach's role is to understand the individual's specific needs and work collaboratively to develop strategies that promote personal growth and success.
Help in South Dakota for Parents and At-risk Young Adults
Soulegria is the first choice for South Dakota parents wanting a leading individualized, client-centered transitional program and Education and Vocational Training Facility to offer guidance to their troubled child undergoing drug abuse (prescription/otc), anxiety, or rebelliousness. Because working with highly resistant young adults is challenging, most programs rely on punishments and other behavioral techniques to manage a student’s behavior. Here at Soulegria, we recognize that the experiences of one struggling child doesn’t always apply to all of our students. Through our therapeutic intervention (Individual, group, & experiential therapy) and adventure therapy (recreation & outdoor activities), Soulegria is dedicated to the management of each young adult’s needs; and we do this with professionalism and care.
Soulegria counselors and field staff discourage judgments and labels, and never allow a diagnosis to interfere with what troubled young adults have in common with each other - their humanity. We have offered help to numerous families from all over the nation, including those from South Dakota; Through adventure therapy (recreation & outdoor activities) and community service activities, our professional therapists provide distinguished therapy for young adults coping with substance use, divorce reaction, or under-achievement.
Contact Soulegria today at (855) 768-5808; and allow our consultants to answer any questions about our enrollment fees, insurance affiliations, or proximity to South Dakota. Make Soulegria and their Life Skills Development and Independent Living Program a life-changing and memorable experience for both your family and your struggling child.