Sarah D. Wright is a professional personal coach, one of the few in the nation trained specifically to work with people affected by attention disorders or ADHD (also known as Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, AD/HD, and ADD — all names for the same thing). She has been coaching since 2002.

Below are listed some things that will help you learn more about her. You can also read “About Sarah” here and find more information about ADHD, ADHD Coaching, and other topics of interest here.


In addition to the numerous books, publications, and peer-reviewed journals that Sarah has contributed to, these are the books she has authored or co-authored:

Click to buy on Amazon Fidget to
The groundbreaking ideas in this book, based on the personal experiences of hundreds of people and recent breakthroughs in neuroscience, will change the way you live with this disorder.
Fidget to Focus is a guide to keeping your brain engaged and focused with tools and techniques available to you at any time (workbook included!). Here’s what one Amazon customer wrote: “This is THE book for parents and adults who deal with children with ADHD, as well as for those who need to manage their own ADD issues. I have already passed my first copy on and need more!”
Click to buy on Amazon ADHD Coaching Matters: The Definitive Guide
“This book is a much needed addition to the field that will make it much easier for new (and established) ADHD Coaches to learn the lay of the land. Sarah D. Wright has done the painstaking work of bringing together all of the practical matters of coaching that are important but not easy to find, such as the various options for training and certification, what the different credentials mean, and how to get liability insurance. She also provides valuable history and discusses the people who shaped it–this is not just interesting, but also gives important context to the current state of the field. If you are serious about being an ADHD Coach or simply interested in ADHD Coaching, you need to read this book.” – Ari Tuckman, PsyD, MBA

Organizations Sarah Has Been Involved In

Sarah’s passion for helping people affected by ADHD, combined with her energy and natural networking and leadership skills, has led her to found and/or be on the board of and/or be involved with the leadership of and/or be asked to present at the annual conferences of the following organizations:

  • ADHD Coaches Organization (ACO):
  • ADHD Awareness Month Coalition:
  • American Professional Society of ADHD and Related Disorders:
  • Association on Higher Education and Disability:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder Association:
  • Children and Adults with ADHD: and
  • Edge Foundation:

Degrees and Certifications Sarah Holds

  • Stanford University, BS
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MS
  • Optimal Functioning Institute, ACT
  • NLP Certified Practitioner
  • Coaching ADHD Youth, JST Coaching Certificate

Social Media Presence

Sarah is not very active in Social Media because she prefers talking to real people in real time. However, you can learn more about her and connect with her via LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+, and the ACO.

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