Snoop Dogg and the NFL’s Demarcus Ware Raise ADHD Awareness – Week in Neurodiversity (3/17/18) – YouTube

Published on Mar 17, 2018

The Week in Neurodiversity The Neurodiversity News Show, hosted by Adrienne Sassano. (3 min 19 sec) In this episode, patients with Alzheimer’s find joy through singing, a man with Borderline Personality Disorder looks to end the stigma around mental illness, and which ex-football star is joining Snoop Dogg to create a song for ADHD empowerment? These stories and more in this week’s edition! [00:12] Let’s kick things off in Kansas City, where a small gym has created a training center for those with Parkinson’s. [00:42] Next up over in Minnesota, patients with Alzheimer’s have found joy through singing. [01:10] Over in Missouri, a young man with Down syndrome was asked to prom by his best friend. [01:32] Over in Iowa, a man with Borderline Personality Disorder is using his past experiences to help others in the community end the stigma around mental illness. [02:07] And finally, former NFL star Demarcus Ware teamed with Snoop Dogg and Singing for Superheroes to create a song empowering children with ADHD. FOR FULL VIDEOS AND STORIES: Let’s kick things off in Kansas City, where a small gym has created a training center for those with Parkinson’s. https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/… Next up over in Minnesota, patients with Alzheimer’s have found joy through singing. http://www.kaaltv.com/news/giving-a-v… Over in Missouri, a young man with Down syndrome was asked to prom by his best friend. http://www.kmov.com/story/37581153/lo… Over in Iowa, a man with Borderline Personality Disorder is using his past experiences to help others in the community end the stigma around mental illness. http://www.kcrg.com/content/news/East… And finally, former NFL star Demarcus Ware teamed with Snoop Dogg and Singing for Superheroes to create a song empowering children with ADHD. https://www.denverpost.com/2018/02/26… Follow Different Brains on social media: https://twitter.com/diffbrains https://www.facebook.com/different.br… Check out more episodes of The Week in Neurodiversity! http://differentbrains.org/category/w…

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