James Phillips was diagnosed with ADHD in the fourth grade. His diagnosis lead him on a journey of many ups and downs, from medication to moderation, from becoming the model student to losing his sense of self. For many students, finding the right way to manage your ADHD is a journey, and in this Talk, James discusses managing his diagnosis in the way that works best for him.
This Talk was given at TED-Ed Weekend in New York City. To learn more, go to https://www.ted.com/attend/conferences/special-events/ted-ed-weekend
The TED-Ed Clubs program supports students in discovering, exploring and presenting their big ideas in the form of short, TED-style talks. In TED-Ed Clubs, students work together to discuss and celebrate creative ideas. Club Leaders receive TED-Ed’s flexible curriculum to guide their Members in developing presentation literacy skills to help inspire tomorrow’s TED speakers and future leaders.