Specializing in servicing those with ADHD, ADD, Autism and E.F. in Northern Virginia
Catherine Adams combines years of dedicated leadership experience in the ADHD Resource Group of Northern Virginia and CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder) with over 15 years valuable parenting support and training experience on ADHD and co-existing conditions. She has been helping families with her consulting service since 2005.
Catherine’s “Team Approach” is employed to empower parents in order to enrich all aspects of the child’s future growth and development. Her personalized approach focuses on the diverse needs of each child and family, considers the persectives of the parents, the student and all professionals involved in the child’s everyday life.
While most of Catherine’s expertise lies in those with ADD & ADHD, she also works with a variety of other learning challenges including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Auditory Processing Disorder and Executive Function challenges.
-Graduate Certificate for Nonprofit Management, George Mason University -B.S. in Business Administration, California Polytechnic State University -A.A. in Business Administration, Foothill College
Special Advocacy Training Courses:
-Graduate of “Advocating for your ADHD Child in Grades K-12” by ADD Coach Academy (2005) -Parent to Parent: Family Training on ADHD (CHADD Certified Teacher Training) (2008-2016) -Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Conference (2006;2009) -Advocacy Workshops provided by Council for Exceptional Children (2016) -Advocacy Symposiums and Parents as Collaborative Leaders (PEATC) (2014;2017) Special Education (IEP) and 504