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Gayle Sweeney and Ann Shanahan are ADHD and Executive Functioning Coaches who specialize in working with teens...

Do you have a student with ADHD or other executive functioning issue who want to learn to drive?


Have you heard the studies that show that teen drivers with ADHD are four times more likely to be in a car accident than their peers who do not struggle with executive-function impairments?

Would you appreciate some guidance from the experts on training and coaching teens with ADHD? If so then this program may be one way to help your students mitigate those risks and improve the likelihood of a successful training experience for your students who struggle with attention deficits and learning challenges.

Human factors are considered to be the most common cause of automobile accidents with in-vehicle distraction identified as a significant contributor to traffic collisions. Any disorder that impairs attention elevates the risk for crashes and other serious incidents on the road. Automobile accidents are more common among those with ADHD and are usually associated with a higher rate of fatality.

Behind the Wheel With ADHD Professional Training Webinar for Driving Instructors and Rehabilitation Specialists driving program gives you the tools necessary to coach your ADHD students in creating effective strategies and skills to manage the risks associated with all executive functioning challenges and driving.


Behind the Wheel With ADHD PARENT WEBINAR, presented in 3 modules, for parents of teens with ADHD and other executive functioning challenges, who are learning to drive


Learn more about our Professional Training Webinar

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Behind the Wheel with ADHD is the only program of which I am aware that enhances the driver training of ADHD teens with science based knowledge about their disorder and the specific risks it poses for their driving, including the risk of injury and possible death.

Russell Barkley, Ph.D.

This is an outstanding program.

Dr. Edward Hallowell, MD

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