Theresa E. Laurie Maitland, Ph.D. - ADHD Coach Specializing in College
Theresa E. Laurie Maitland, Ph.D., is currently the coordinator of the Academic Success Program for Students with LD/ADHD: A Learning Center Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Maitland co-authored Coaching College Students with ADHD with Dr. Patricia Quinn and Nancy Ratey. She and Patricia Quinn published two books on the subject of transition to college: Ready for Take-Off: Preparing Teens with ADHD and LD for College and On Your Own: A College Readiness Guide for Teens with ADHD/LD.
Theresa’s career in education has allowed her to be a teacher, teacher trainer, counselor, learning specialist, author and a coach with individuals from ages 3 to 60. Working with college students is her favorite role. She loves coaching students to discover ways to balance their lives and live the life of their dreams now! While she has special talents for helping students with diagnosed and undiagnosed learning, attentional and emotional differences, she welcomes any student who is ready to grow. She and her husband love their life in Raleigh and are surrounded by a large extended family. In her free time she enjoys reading, gardening, sewing, playing piano, traveling and learning to relax and do.