July 26th, 2012

Psychologists have a lot of good information to share, whether it’s one-on-one in their offices or through the media. I’m happy to provide quotes or background information to members of the media and do my best to respond quickly.



Voices in the Family, WHYY (Philadelphia, PA). ADHD in Adults. January 28, 2008.

Headline News, CNN’s Headline News Network. Segment on exercise and depression. April 15, 2005.

Your Shot, cable access networks. Surviving band conflict. Baltimore, MD. April 6, 1999.



The Nancy Nelson Show, KTNF (Minneapolis, MN). April 12, 2011.

Doctor Radio, Sirius Radio. New Study Finds a Link between Organophosphates and ADHD. May 18, 2010.

An Inside Look at Mental Health, WCHE (West Chester, PA). ADHD in Adults. September 12, 2009.

Sex & Sensibility, WCHE (West Chester, PA). Surviving the Break-Up. July 17, 2009.

Voices in the Family, WHYY/NPR (Philadelphia, PA). ADHD in Adults. January 28, 2008.

An Inside Look at Mental Health, WCOJ (West Chester, PA). ADHD in Adults. January 15, 2008.

Thirty Minutes of Straight Talk with Dr. Krings, WOMT (Manitowoc County, WI). Understanding ADHD in Adults. December 2007.

ReachMD, XM Radio. ADHD in Adults. July 2007.

An Inside Look at Mental Health, WCOJ (West Chester, PA). Understanding ADHD. April, 2007.

Empower Half Hour, WSNI (Philadelphia). ADHD in teens. September 10, 2006.

Talk about West Chester, WCUR (West Chester, PA). A psychologist’s take on West Chester. August 29, 2006.

The Dr. Judy Show, WEBN (Chicago). Coping with ADHD in adulthood. August 4, 2006.

Philadelphia Focus, Sunny 104.5, WSNI (Philadelphia). Understanding teens and college students with ADHD. With Marie Paxson and Martin Patwell, PhD. February 11, 2006.

Capitol Radio, WJFK (Washington, DC). Mental health issues affecting teens. With Dan Yemin, PsyD. Washington, DC. December 11, 1999.

Capitol Radio, WJFK (Washington, DC). Band conflict: Sources and solutions. Washington, DC. March 20, 1999.


Web Audio and Video Regular contributor of short videos for ADDitude Magazine (videos are listed under Blogs). February 2011 – Present.

Attention Talk Radio show on Everyone Needs Friends: Even (Especially) Adults with ADHD. Interview. May 2, 2012.

ADHD Support Talk Radio on Memory, Attention, and ADD/ADHD. Interview. September 6, 2011.

ADHD Support Talk Radio on Our Favorite ADD/ADHD Lies. Interview. May 10, 2011.

ADHD Support Talk Radio on New Year’s Resolutions and ADD/ADHD. Interview. January 4, 2011.

Attention Talk Radio show on ADHD: To Tell or Not to Tell. That Is the Question. Interview. November 24, 2010. Panelist Video Interviews From The “Fact Or Fiction: ADHD In America” Capitol Hill Forum. September 22, 2010.

ADHD Support Talk Radio on Finding the Right Type of Help. Interview. June 29, 2010.

Wise Counsel Podcast on ADHD in Adults. Interview. March, 2010.


Print/Web Articles Is There An ADHD Epidemic in Major League Baseball? W. Thurm. June, 2012. Distracted, Scattered, Forgetful? 22 Ways to Be More Organized, Productive and Happy. L.F. McCarthy. June, 2012.  12 Best Tips for Coping with ADHD. M. Tartakovsky. June, 2012.  Therapists Spill: 11 Myths About Therapy. M. Tartakovsky. May, 2012. Here, There, and Everywhere: Time management and organization skills from an ADD expert. S. Sarkis. May, 2012. Therapists Spill: The Best Advice I’ve Received On Living a Meaningful Life. M. Tartakovsky. April, 2012. Breaking the Silence of ADHD Stigma. M. Tartakovsky. April, 2012. ADHD and Age: Are Younger Children Targeted for Diagnosis? E. Bailey. April, 2012. How Clinicians Balance Work and Life. M. Tartakovsky. March, 2012. How Clinicians Practice Self-Care & 9 Tips for Readers. M. Tartakovsky. March, 2012. 32 of the Best Ways to Get Organized When You Have ADHD. M. Tartakovsky. December, 2011. When ADHD and Anxiety Occur Together. M. Tartakovsky. November, 2011. A Parent’s Guide to Tweens and Teens With ADHD. B. Orenstein. October, 2011.

USA Today. Teens can be diagnosed with ADHD too. K. Painter. October, 2011. Anger in ADHD and Temper-Reducing Tools to Help. M. Tartakovsky. September, 2011. Mind Matters: Yes, Adults Can Have ADHD. K. Gajdos. August 18, 2011.

SmartMoney. Entrepreneurs with ADHD Learn to Tackle Their Information Overload. D. Machan, August, 2011, p. 46-47. 9 Myths, Misconceptions, and Stereotypes about ADHD. M. Tartakovsky. June, 2011.

The New York Times. Speed Bumps on the Way to an A.D.H.D. Diagnosis. L. Alderman, May 14, 2011., p. B5.  8 Tips to Tell Your Child They Have ADHD. M. Tartakovsky. April, 2011. Psychologists Spill: When I Knew I’d Become a Psychotherapist. M. Tartakovsky. March, 2011. 9 Psychologist-Approved Must-Reads on Mental Health. M. Tartakovsky. March, 2011. The Books That Changed These 6 Psychologists’ Lives. M. Tartakovsky. March, 2011. 10 Things You Should Do If You Have Adult ADHD. S. Klein. Also reprinted on MSN Health and Huffington Post. March 11, 2011. ADHD in Relationships: The Experts Speak Out. E. Bailey. February 13, 2011.

The Daily Local News. ADHD and Its Effects at Home, School, Work. T. Behringer, February 1, 2011, p. B1. 12 Tips for Getting Organized for Adults with ADHD. M. Tartakovsky. January 26, 2011. ADHD: The Experts Weigh In, Part 2. Editors. December 13, 2010. (see last five questions)

Attention! Magazine. Pathways to Wellness, Healthy Minds, and Resilience: Highlights of CHADD’s 22nd Annual Conference on ADHD. A. Griffin. December 2010, p. 29. (US News & World Report). Surviving ADHD at Work and School. A. Haupt. October 26, 2010. Solutions for Common ADHD Symptoms. M. Tartakovsky. October 15, 2010. How Can I Manage ADHD in My Teen? M.M. Ginty. September 25, 2010. Could You Have Adult ADHD? How to Spot the Symptoms. C. Ramnarace. August 17, 2010.

The Boston Globe. Device aims to perfect diagnoses of ADHD: Motion sensors used to detect movements. S.I. Rosenbaum. April 26, 2010. Dr. Tuckman answers questions about adult ADHD. February 9, 2010.

Yahoo Sports. MLB exemptions for stimulants gain attention. J. Passan. December 3, 2009.

The Daily Local News. New book for adults with ADHD. T. Behringer, September 14, 2009, p. A3.

ADDitude Magazine. Blog therapy. K. Marner, Winter 2008, p. 48.

The Daily Local News. ‘Get Off My Back’ program helps teens with ADHD. D. Lynch, September 29, 2008, p. A4.

The Daily Local News. In your dreams: Delving deep into your subconscious while you sleep. T. Munkatchy, Huly 21, 2008, p. D1, D3.

The Daily Local News. Post-secondary struggle. J. McAneny, February 19, 2008, p. D1.

Branching out: Interviews with therapists who successfully expanded their careers beyond clinical work (e-book). B. O’Hanlon. Fall 2007.

The Daily Local News. Treating ADHD. T. Behringer, December 13, 2007, p. D1.

Psychotherapy Finances. Practice building: Bringing new clients in with a free support group. August 2006.

The Twin Cities Pioneer Press. Finding a focus. J. Olson, April 19, 2006.

The Washington Post. Survey: Talk, drug combo best. J.W. Payne, September 28, 2004, p. F 01.

The McLean Connection. Sex in the suburbs impact youth. J. Griffith, January 3-9, 2001, p. 12-13.

The McLean Sun Gazette. Teens facing more pressure to experiment: Forum tackles concern about sexual activities by younger youth. B. Trompeter, December, 2000, p. 1, 10.

The APA Monitor. Psychologists, lawyers facing similar changes. S. Sleek, January, 1994, p. 28.

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