Understanding ADHD in Adolescence and Adulthood


A Full Day of Presentations Geared to Adolescents, their Parents, Adults, their Families and Medical Professionals

Featured Presenter: Robert M. Tudisco – Understanding ADHD from Adolescence through Adulthood: a view from the inside (morning session)

Robert Tudisco is a practicing attorney, nationally recognized author and motivational speaker.  He is also an adult diagnosed with ADHD.  Robert is a former member of the national board of directors of CHADD, ADDA, and was the Executive Director of the Edge Foundation, a nonprofit that provides specialized coaching to students and adults with ADHD and Executive Functioning impairment throughout the US and Canada.  He is a frequent resource for the media on issues impacting the disability community, including CBS News, New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, ABC News, The BBC, NBC’s Today Show, CNN, USA Today, Seattle Times.  Robert was a frequent contributor to ATTENTION® Magazine and served on its Editorial Advisory Board from 2004 through 2014.  He was also the legal columnist for ADDitude Magazine from 2007 through 2012, and is currently an expert legal contributor to Understood.org.

Date & Time: Sunday April 08, 2018, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm, registration opens at 9:00

 Location: Japanese Canadian Cultural Center, 6 Garamond Court Toronto ON, M3C 1Z5

 Afternoon Workshops: (Choice of)   

  1. Understanding and Coping with ADHD in Adults: a view from the inside (Robert M. Tudisco)
  2. New Challenges and Risks in Adolescent and Post-Secondary ADHD (Heidi Bernhardt)


  1. Understanding and Coping with ADHD in Adolescents: a view from the inside (Robert M. Tudisco)
  2. Understanding ADHD’s Impact on Adult Relationships (Heidi Bernhardt)

Cost:  $50 each plus HST


Refreshments:  Will be served during registration and at both breaks.Several lunch options are close by, but you may also bring your lunch with you if you wish    and join the group for discussion and networking

For those coming from out of town: Don valley Suites Hotel https://torontodonvalleyhotel.com/en

For detailed information about the breakout sessions please see links below

Workshop Schedule

Workshop Flyer

Workshop Abstracts

Speaker bio’s