The Cyclic Nature of Female ADHD

ADHD is becoming more and more understood as a neurodivergence, however what is still not being widely recognised is the link between what ADHD looks and feels like for women and girls, because of their hormonal cycle. 
I’m so thankful to today’s guest Adele Wimsett for sharing her personal journey of discovering her ADHD, and for educating us so we can have more awareness for ourselves and people around us.

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Meet Adele 

Today’s guest Adele Wimsett is a Women’s Health Practitioner & Cyclical Living Expert. With a background of working with children with complex needs and diagnosed ADHD herself, she is keen to raises awareness about how females are affected by ADHD. Having co-authored the book Essential Feminine Wisdom, she is passionate about educating women & girls on how to harness the power of their cyclical nature. From Menarche to Menopause, Adele bridges the woo & the science, supporting women to balance their hormones naturally and is passionate about speaking on all things menstrual education! Adele is also a Certified First Moon Circle Facilitator and a Mentor on our facilitator training course – lucky us!

tune in to hear:

  • What ADHD is and how standard diagnosis is based on boys.
  • The lost girls who slip through the cracks and why diagnosing females takes years.
  • How women commonly experience ADHD and how this shifts across puberty, the menstrual cycles and menopause
  • How to support your hormonal experience of ADHD
  • Getting help as a woman with ADHD when medical practitioners don’t understand the gender differences.

connect with Adele:

  • Connect with Adele on Instagram @harmoniseyou and find out more about Adele’s work at www.harmoniseyou.co.uk

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Charlotte Pointeaux

Charlotte Pointeaux

Charlotte Pointeaux is an Internationally Award-Winning triple-Certified Coach, Youth Mentor, Host of Wild Flow Podcast, a sought-after guest menstrual educator and speaker. She is a Shamanic Womancrafter, a Priestess of the Cycle Mysteries.

Charlotte’s work as a Wild Feminine Cycle Coach weaves together shamanic womb healing and rite of passage work with menstrual cycle awareness and feminine embodiment tools, to guide women through their transformational journey of reclaiming their wild feminine cyclic powers to expressing their big magick as a sacred leader.

Charlotte founded First Moon Circles®, a renowned facilitator training program, to train new menstrual educators to prepare, honour and celebrate children and their care-givers at menarche (their first period). To date, she has trained almost 100 facilitators across 5 continents and is on a mission to infuse families, friendships, classrooms and communities with period positivity and menstrually inclusive practices.

Download your free menstrual magick guide by subscribing to my newsletter, and discover my coaching, courses and short classes at www.charlottepointeaux.com/coaching.

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