Popular Australian children’s author Sally Murphy was recently diagnosed with ADHD and this is her story. You might find yourself reflected in what she discusses.
2.45: What made Sally think that she may have ADHD?
6.00: Sally discusses the process of getting the diagnosis.
12.09: Is there a cross over with anxiety / depression?
16.10: How has the diagnosis and deeper understanding of yourself changed your life?
19: 10: Creativity and ADHD
12.30: What lights Sally up?
(link to the “Light Up” episode that Sally mentions https://joshlangley.com.au/what-lights-you-up/)
Sally Murphy is one of Australia’s best children’s authors, she’s written 30 books including verse novels, picture books, junior novels and educational titles. In 2022 Sally was awarded an Order of Australia medal, for her contributions to children’s literature and education. And when she isn’t writing, she’s a university academic, avid reader, swimmer and beach-walker.
Follow Sally’s midlife ADHD journey: https://www.instagram.com/midlifedivergence/
Or find out more about Sally http://sallymurphy.com.au/
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