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ADD & Mastering It! Previous Broadcasts

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

From the team of comedians behind the ground breaking documentary ADD & Loving It!?! comes a new, entertaining and empowering film. Patrick McKenna and Rick Green make it clear that there is much that can be done to not just manage this disorder, but turn it to your advantage. The program goes through 36 practical tips for managing one's ADD or ADHD.
The program is fast and funny. As adults with ADHD Patrick and Rick keep it light. The 36 Tips are specifically chosen to be ADHD/ADD-friendly. What works for most people is often counter-productive for ADDers. For example, meditation is challenging enough for the average person; for the ADDer it's daunting. But experts explain "the walking meditation," and Rick shows how to seize small moments throughout the day to recover and relax. Some of the tips are simple tricks that help focus and motivation: Choose Your Distraction, Chunk It Up, Keep Stuff Together.
Backing up Patrick and Rick are many experts, who explain the neurology and psychology of this condition. The list of experts is a who's who of psychiatrists, psychologists and authors. From the opening moments of the film the viewer will be laughing and engaged - because that's how ADHD/ADD folks learn best.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 26, 2012 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 26, 2012 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 26, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 25, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 23, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 22, 2012 -- 4:30 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 10:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 20, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 19, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 19, 2012 -- 4:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 19, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 19, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 18, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 18, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 4:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 4:30 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 10:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 10:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 16, 2012 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
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