PO023: Roadmap to a College Transition: ADHD Psychoeducational Group for Students

Thursday, February 20, 2014 3:30 PM–5:00 PM

Description:

Transitioning into college is often challenging for students with ADHD due to a variety of difficulties experienced by people with ADHD. This presentation provides a 22-session psychoeducational group curriculum to help high school seniors smoothly transition to college. Practitioners will be provided activities to improve executive functioning (e.g., time management, organization, motivation), cope with stress, and learn skills for greater independence.

Speaker(s):

Shannon M. Smith, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; Sarah Diers, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL