We are Elaine Taylor-Klaus & Diane Dempster, the co-founders of ImpactADHD. Like you, we are challenged with dealing with ADHD children. Coaching has made a world of difference for us, and we are passionate about helping parents realize you are not alone! We want to bring you ADHD parent support that gives you ways to more confidently deal with a child with ADHD, and rediscover the joy in parenting.
We are experienced mothers.
We are Certified Coaches.
We are trained to understand ADHD.
As coaches, we understand clearly how effective coaching can be to ADHD parent support. We created ImpactADHD™ to bring a coach-approach to parents. Our vision is to effectively support entire families by helping parents positively deal with a child with ADHD.
Our worlds are strongly influenced by ADHD. In fact, between us we have two spouses and four kids with ADHD. (One of us is also ADHD, but you’ll have to get to know us to figure out who)
After the 2010 CHADD conference in Atlanta, GA, we decided to do ‘something’ together to advance awareness around ADHD coaching as an effective ADHD support for parents. ImpactADHD™ emerged when we worked to identify the:
Neither of us could have imagined at that time that we would be such an excellent complement for each other, or that less than nine months later we’d be launching a national program that was selected by CHADD as an Innovative Program for 2011!
Coaching has taught us to trust our instincts and follow our passions. So here we are, building a dream and enjoying the ride! We hope you’ll choose to join us, as together we create a community to provide ADHD parent support for all of us out there who are dealing with ADHD children.