Michelle Frank, Psy.D., and Sari Solden, M.S.
Michelle Frank, Psy.D., is a clinical psychologist specializing in providing diagnostic and treatment services to individuals with ADHD. When not working directly with clients, Dr. Frank is committed to writing and speaking on issues of ADHD, neurodiversity, and empowerment. Together with Sari Solden she is the author of the forthcoming book A Radical Guide for Women with ADHD: Embrace Neurodiversity, Live Boldly, and Break Through Barriers.
Sari Solden, M.S., is a psychotherapist, author, speaker, and consultant based in Ann Arbor, Michigan who has counseled adults with ADHD for over 30 years. She is the author of the pioneering book Women with Attention Deficit Disorder, Journeys Through ADDulthood. Ms. Solden is a prominent keynote speaker at national and international conferences. She serves on the professional advisory board of ADDA (the National Association for Adults with ADHD) and was a past recipient of their award for outstanding service by a helping professional.
Her areas of specialization and focus include women's issues, inattentive ADHD, acceptance of neurodiversity, and the shame, self image, and emotional consequences that occur when one’s self-worth becomes tangled up with brain based challenges, including those that occur with aging. Ms. Solden trains mental health and helping professionals in the subtleties of the internalized gender role expectations for women and the healing process for women as well as adults who grew up with undiagnosed ADHD. Ms Solden works with individuals, couples, and groups as well as mental health professionals with ADHD.