January 2021 Update: Coming Into Focus

A grassy labyrinth shown in a partially-loaded photo that is clear on the top and blurry at the bottom

It’s been about a month since it became clear to me that I want to pursue a career in ADHD coaching for the queer community, and I can already tell things are going to keep shifting. I’m hoping this update series will give me a record of what really happened.

My Full-Body Yes: Deciding to Become an ADHD Coach

Sarah Dopp is standing on the top of a hill on a hike with autumn leaves in the background. She is wearing a backpack and has sunglasses on top of her head. She is smiling.

Last week, I registered for an ADHD coach training and certification program. Nine days before that, the idea popped into my head, literally while taking a shower: “Maybe I want to be an ADHD coach.” (The shower is where the most magical ideas live. We all agree on this, right?) While it might sound sudden, […]

It’s time to begin.

Sarah Dopp, a white woman with a shaved head, is wearing sunglasses, hoop earrings, and a black t-shirt and smiling for a selfie. There is a large empty stretch of salt flats in the background.

Well, here we are, with me starting another blog. I’ve started dozens of blogs over the last 22 years—usually around major life changes, and wow, do I have a big one on my hands this time. I quit my job four months ago without a plan, and am just now starting to understand what’s next […]