Volunteering at the 2013 Philadelphia Marathon

  Philadelphians are known as diehard sports fans and that includes supporting our runners. On Saturday, November 17, a group of Leahy Learners volunteered to staff the Main Street/Ridge Avenue water stop during the Philadelphia Marathon. The stop is at the 18 (going out)/ 22 (coming back) mile mark. This far into the marathon, theContinue reading “Volunteering at the 2013 Philadelphia Marathon”

New Location

As many of you may be aware, leahylearning will be leaving our Ardmore location for fancy new digs in the Wynnewood Shopping Center on September 1, 2012. Our new physical address will be: 50 E. Wynnewood Road Suite 209 Wynnewood, PA 19096 Our mailing address will be: PO Box 232 Wynnewood, PA 19096 Our phoneContinue reading “New Location”

Exciting News: An AD/HD Textbook

I’m thrilled to announce that I was recently approached by my colleague, Dr. Roberta Waite, Ed D, APRN, CNS-BC, FAAN about writing a textbook. After much discussion and planning, it appears that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Throughout the Lifespan is fully underway at this point! The textbook will contain valuable information regarding how AD/HD presentsContinue reading “Exciting News: An AD/HD Textbook”

Summer Reading HAHA

Just a small public service reminder from Leahy Learning as we enter summer reading season. From those of us who have been the target of a “Kindle Intervention” to my students who abhor reading, a wide array of literary consumption will take place this summer, under myriad conditions. Tell us what you are reading, whyContinue reading “Summer Reading HAHA”

Could The Internet Really Replace College?

“Let’s put it this way: if you can build a $100 billion company by using the Internet to replace the college yearbook–imagine what you can do if you use the Internet to replace college.”  — Robert Tracinski For some time now, I have been talking about the “education bubble” and how it is wobbling about,Continue reading “Could The Internet Really Replace College?”

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)

For those of you who are not aware of it, the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA) is a great organization with which I am involved. As the world’s leading adult ADHD organization, ADDA works diligently in advancing awareness, education and advocacy in the field of ADHD. They provide information, resources and networking opportunities to helpContinue reading “Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)”

Community Mental Health Conference

On Saturday, November 19 in Wilmington, Delaware, I will be presenting a workshop on ADHD and College at the Community Mental Health Conference. Sponsored by The Mental Health Association in Delaware, the tenth annual Community Mental Health Conference will take place at the Doubletree Hotel in downtown Wilmington. This year’s conference theme is “Communities ComingContinue reading “Community Mental Health Conference”