Welcome to the thirty-third episode of Harness Your ADHD Power, a podcast show I created to explore the many facets of adult life with ADHD and how you can learn to harness your personal ADHD power to become unstoppable.
If you’ve been trying to solve your procrastination challenges forever, without much success, perhaps it’s because procrastination is a “behavioral symptom” and not the real problem. “Behavioral symptoms” are great because they tell us that something is wrong. It’s just that we then need to look beyond them, if we’re going to solve the underlying issues that are presenting us with those “behavioral symptoms.”
It’s kind of like having a fever (the symptom) when the underlying issue is a raging infection. I hope you’d be treating the raging infection and not just take something for the fever.
I want to introduce you to Professor Alfred Bandura, if you aren’t familiar...