Academia – My Problem Child (Part 1)

Part 1 – The University of Auckland I was going to write about school and education generally, but for now I’d like to focus in on one part of my life and one institution that made me feel worthless, drove me to dark places, and never really tried to sympathise or make accommodations for me.Continue reading “Academia – My Problem Child (Part 1)”

A mixed-methods study into New Zealand adults’ experiences of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) diagnosis and treatment in New Zealand.

A preliminary draft mixed-method study into ADHD care in the NZ Healthcare System.

Adult ADHD/Autism Advocacy in New Zealand – Things Must Change

Advocacy – What it means to me? Advocacy can simply be defined as activities by an individual which aims to influence decisions within political, economic, and social institutions. Advocacy includes activities and publications to influence public policy, laws and budgets by using facts, their relationships, the media, and messaging to educate government officials and theContinue reading “Adult ADHD/Autism Advocacy in New Zealand – Things Must Change”

We must become a truly empathetic society

This blog will be less structured than I usually try to make things, I’m trying to show you connections I see that are apparent to my brain and how I think with ADHD. More a ramblings and thoughts of the past 24 hours stolen unashamedly from David Slack who I would recommend subscribing to, freeContinue reading “We must become a truly empathetic society”