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How Powerful People Think

How Powerful People Think | More Attention, Less Deficit! | Scoop.it

 "People who feel powerful also show improved 'executive functioning': They are better able to concentrate, plan, inhibit unhelpful impulses and flexibly adapt to change." | by Annie Murphy Paul


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Mineela Chand, M.Div., LMFT's insight:

Fantastic article on why it can be helpful for all children if one of the things that parents do in raising their kids includes intentionally developing executive functioning/skills.

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A Nation of Kids with Gadgets and ADHD | TIME.com

A Nation of Kids with Gadgets and ADHD | TIME.com | More Attention, Less Deficit! | Scoop.it
Is technology to blame for the rise of behavioral disorders? (Is technology to blame for the rise of behavioral disorders like ADHD?
Mineela Chand, M.Div., LMFT's insight:

People ask me this all the time: "Is the technology to blame?" Yes and no. Life everything else is life, tools can be used in both helpful and unhelpful ways. This is a very comprehensive article (complete with a number of TED videos) to shift your thinking of ADHD as a disorder to ADHD as a different way of thinking.

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