8. ADHD, hormones and menopause: the essentials you need to know

8. ADHD, hormones and menopause: the essentials you need to know

By Kate Moryoussef

This week’s episode is with Dr Jeanette Wasserstein, an NYC-based ADHD menopause and clinical neuropsychologist who has specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD in adults, for the past 30 years.

Kate and Dr Wasserstein talked about 

Why girls and women are being diagnosed with ADHD later on in lifeMenopause, hormones - diagnosing and treating women with ADHD. What is neuropsychology and how does it help us with ADHDMenopause and ADHD - how to treat both at the same time successfully The role estrogen plays in ADHD and our hormonesLifestyle options that can help both our ADHD and balancing our hormones during menopause

Connect with Dr Wasserstein via her website, cnssupport.com or email her: jeanette.wasserstein@gmail.com

Read her article on ADDitude here - a brilliant resource for further information on ADHD, hormones and menopause

Kate Moryoussef is a women’s ADHD Lifestyle & Wellbeing coach and EFT practitioner helping overwhelmed yet unfulfilled (many with ADHD like her) women find more calm, balance, health, compassion, creativity and clarity in their lives. By using Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT/tapping) in her coaching practice, Kate guides more women to rediscover their inner voice, 'tap' into their expansive wisdom and potential, fulfil their desires and realise themselves outside of the overwhelm, inner pressure and family dynamic. She is also a mum to four children and hopes to write her own book someday!

Newly diagnosed with ADHD and need space, time and a relatable community to digest and process your emotions? There are only a couple of spots left on Kate's six-week programme 'Beyond Your Diagnosis: From Grief to Relief', beginning on April 12th. Click here for all the details.

To download Kate’s free resources: 'Suspect you have ADHD...What Next?' and 'The ADHD Women’s Wellbeing' toolkits click here

Have a read of Kate’s articles in ADDitude magazine here


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