Counselling for ADHD – Calgary NW

ADHD Treatment Calgary NW Registered Psychologists

Virgil - calgary counselling psychologistKM Counselling is a reputable, client-focused psychology practice in NW Calgary that has trained psychologists who are experienced in working with teens (13+) and adults who have ADHD and other related neurodivergent disorders.

Your KM Counselling psychologist, Virgil Frusescu, has provided both acute and long-term treatment of ADHD for clients. He has extensive experience in the treatment of ADHD and associated comorbid disorders. Virgil is known to create a safe and authentic therapy experience best suited to meet the unique needs of each client. 

Virgil’s experience working in hospitals and one-on-one therapeutic settings has made him well-versed in working with individuals and their families to support and treat all aspects that may impact individuals with ADHD. 

ADHD Treatment Calgary NW – Registered Psychologists

8 Varsity Estates Circle NW

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attention deficit hyperactivity disorder treatment calgary  - picture of notes of what adhd looks likeWhat is Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

ADHD is a neurological disorder that involves a group of symptoms experienced on a spectrum of severity including: inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity that is greater than expected for one’s developmental age. ADHD is a disorder that both adults and children can experience, and often presents differently for females vs. males. People with ADHD may also experience low self-esteem, sensitivity to criticism, and mood swings. 

Common symptoms of ADHD include:

  • Poor time management
  • Difficulty following through and completing tasks
  • Problems focusing/concentrating
  • Difficulty prioritizing actions
  • Difficulty regulating and managing emotions 
  • Restlessness
  • Impulse control (e.g. prone to interrupting others)

What is ADHD?

What to do if I have Symptoms of ADHD

attention deficit hyperactivity disorder treatment calgary nw - picrture of kristin matthewsUntreated ADHD can be difficult to cope with and can cause challenges in many areas of your life including at school, work, and in your relationships. That is why it is important to seek help from a qualified mental health professional if you have symptoms of ADHD.

Working with a trained KM Counselling psychologist can help you develop skills to manage your symptoms and turn your ADHD into a superpower! Through a combination of behavioural therapy, emotional regulation strategies, mindfulness-based approaches, and cognitive therapy approaches, you can experience symptom improvement and meaningful, lasting change. Some people also find it helpful to manage their ADHD symptoms with medication. This should be discussed and assessed with your doctor. 

Reach out to KM Counselling today to learn more about evidence-based counselling treatment for ADHD with our trained psychologists.

Frequently Asked Questions

ADHD Treatment Calgary NW – Registered Psychologists 

What causes ADHD?

Researchers are still trying to determine the causes and risk factors for ADHD; however, studies have linked genetic factors with ADHD. Evidence has shown that ADHD runs in families and may be passed on to children through parental genetics. 

Is ADHD Curable?

ADHD is considered a chronic condition. This means that although it may never fully “go away” it can be successfully managed. The combination of counselling and medication has been shown to significantly improve symptoms of ADHD so that you can live a thriving, successful life.

Why should I choose KM Counselling for my ADHD treatment?

At KM Counselling, Virgil Frusescu is highly trained in evidence-based treatment for ADHD. His training, experience, and ability to help individuals feel comfortable during counselling is why he is an effective practitioner. Virgil is mindful of the complexities of ADHD and he is there to support his client’s individual goals and needs for treatment.  

If you are experiencing symptoms of ADHD that are getting in the way of your life, KM Counselling psychologists are here to help. Let’s connect today. 

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Treatment Calgary NW – Registered Psychologists

8 Varsity Estates Circle NW

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Free 15-min phone consultations