Psychology and ADHD Coaching Master Class
Graham, Ph.D., PCC, MCAC
Alan R Graham, Dean of the MentorCoach ADHD Coach Training
Program, teaches this course by global teleconference from his
office in Park Ridge, Illinois. As a therapist, coach, educator,
author, and presenter, Alan R. Graham, Ph.D., has over two decades
of experience helping thousands of ADHD children, adolescents,
adults, and their families navigate life's challenges, and gain
the tools they need to manage emotional issues. Initially trained
as a secondary and elementary school teacher, Alan furthered
his education by obtaining his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology
at Northwestern University and completing his clinical training
at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Illinois Masonic
Medical Center in Chicago. Alan was in MCP 3 and is a long standing
member of the trainer team for MentorCoach.
Alan has earned the designation of Professional Certified
Coach by the International Coaching Federation and was a Pod
Leader for the Martin Seligman's Authentic Happiness Coaching
Program. Alan also has certification as a Master Certified AD/HD
Coach (MCAC) by the Professional Association of AD/HD Coaches
(PAAC). He serves on the board of this organization.
Alan's experience has included working with difficult children
and adolescents in therapeutic day schools, inpatient, and outpatient
settings. While creating his group practices, ACP Consultants,
and the ADD Centers, he also held the position of adjunct professor
at the University of Illinois School of Medicine and at the
Illinois School of Professional Psychology.
As a way of giving back to the profession, Alan serves as
the Illinois representative to and the chair of the steering
committee of the American Psychological Association Psychology
in the Workplace Network (PWN). He also served on the board
of the Illinois Psychological Association Clinical Practice
Section and was the chair of the Health Care Reimbursement Committee.
Alan is a member of the national organization of CHADD and
has served on the Professional Advisory Board for the Chicago
CHADD chapter. It is in this spirit of service that Alan and
Bill Benninger, PhD created ADDvisor.com as a means to share
practical information with families and individuals who live
with ADHD every day.
Recognized for his work by peers and clients alike, he presents
and writes on psychological health, ADHD, child and family,
and business of practice issues internationally. Alan is married
and has grown children, two daughters and a son.
Alan's office address is: 1580 N Northwest Highway, Suite
311D, Park Ridge, Illinois 60068. His office phone is: 847-824-1235.
His email is email@example.com. His website is www.addvisor.com.