Kevin J. Roberts

My name is Kevin J. Roberts, and I've made it my focus to transform lives for the better. Whether it's through ADHD or academic support, cyber addiction coaching, public speaking engagements and seminars, or my numerous books and articles, I help my clients unlock their inherent potential to change the world.

Scroll down to learn more about who I am, and what I can do to help you, or someone you know, succeed.

Resources

Is ADHD a Gift?

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I have wrestled with this question long and hard. I cannot answer “yes,” nor can I answer “no.” I have many friends, people I respect and trust, who believe it important to focus on the positives of the condition, but I have many other trusted individuals who are not so sure. Last year, I travelled to Boston to meet with Dr. Joseph Biederman, one of the world’s great experts on ADHD, to…

The Root of My Alienation: My Brain

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I read a recent article in Attitude magazine that has my brain spinning. It covered three features of ADHD that it envisions as unifying. The first two—interest-driven attention and emotional hyperarousal—I have thought about a great deal. The last one, Rejection Sensitivity, has caused me to revisit a lot of aspects and events of my whole life. People with rejection sensitivity, like me…

Am I a Loser? Unmasking Toxic Shame

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This is the first in a series of three posts that examine toxic shame, an often unexamined but potent psychological force.

I am unsure when this question first entered my mind, but it often plagues me. I know that by the time I entered high school, I already felt I lived along the social margins. I did not fit in, struggled to connect with my peers, and, although certain I was intelligent, I di…

Partnered with Detroit Children’s Hospital and ABC’s 20/20 on Digital Addiction

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Kevin Roberts partnered with the Detroit Children's Hospital and ABC's 20/20 Team for a special broadcast on Digital Addiction.
Stunning interviews & video diaries with families who say Facebook, video games, and cell phones are destroying their daily lives. How do they unplug?
ABC 20/20

Watch the entire episode here, or view the trailer below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LYIuxD-V4…

Facebook Fast

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If you want to learn how to manage your technology use, check me out on this video for CRUSHER TV

This blog entry is written by Jeff Bean after his week-long Facebook fast. I take particular pride in posting this, as Jeff was my senior-year English teacher, the one who forced us to memorize part of the prologue to the Canterbury Tales in Middle English. Jeff, thanks for letting me post this, an…