David Giwerc - Founder of ADDCA
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David Giwerc, MCC, MCAC, BCC, is Founder and President of the ADD Coach Academy (ADDCA), the world’s foremost ADHD coach training program.
The ADD Coach Academy is the first and only comprehensive ADHD coach training program fully accredited by each of the following:
- International Coach Federation (ICF): the governing body for the entire coaching profession.
- Professional Association of ADHD Coaches (PAAC): the organization responsible for establishing and maintaining global standards of excellence for credentialing ADHD coaches and accrediting qualified ADHD coach training schools and programs.
- Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE): an organization responsible for credentialing and reviewing accredited coach training programs.
For over twenty years, David has established an internationally recognized coaching practice dedicated to empowering ADHD entrepreneurs, executives, and business owners. David serves on the Advisory Boards of the Professional Association of ADHD Coaches (PAAC), and the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA), the world’s leading organization supporting adults with ADHD.
As a former president of the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (2003-2006), he was instrumental in making "National ADHD Awareness Day" an annual reality. The resolution, identified as U.S. Resolution 390, was unanimously approved in the U.S. Senate on July 6, 2004. Since its inception in the United States, it has grown internationally as an annual event designed to educate people all over the world about ADHD and the importance of proper diagnosis and treatment.
David has been featured in numerous publications; radio and television programs; and has been a speaker at various conferences, both nationally and internationally. He is the author of the groundbreaking book, “Permission to Proceed: The Keys to Creating a Life of Passion, Purpose, and Possibility for Adults with ADHD.” In his debut book, David shares his unique and effective coaching models for gaining control of one's ADHD at home, work, and in the community.