Diane Thomson, MS, CAPC, PCC
Certified ADHD Productivity Coach
As a Certified ADHD Productivity Coach (CAPC), a journey that started in 2012, I coach adults and students to balance out life's multiple demands, create clarity, reduce stress and act on what matters. I also strive to educate clients on the impact of ADHD and Executive Function challenges, often at the root of productivity and organization struggles. Together with my clients, we develop realistic strategies for a more satisfying and positively engaged lifestyle.
Diane has a long history of working with the human potential, most recently as a Professional Organizer. Prior, she worked in the mental heatlth field with people of all ages, individually and in groups, and takes into account challenges such as ADHD, executive functioning challenges and other brain based conditions while working with clients.
As a Certified ADHD Productivity Coach (CAPC), Diane incorporates coaching to help her clients adjust to the internal change required to maintain the lifestyle change. She participates in ongoing study of Chronic Disorganization and ADHD through The Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) and the Coach Approach for Organizers Institute.
Diane is an active member of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO); having served on the national level as the chair of the Conference Scholarship Fund Committee and is currently serving for a sixth year on the board of the NJ Chapter.
Diane has a Master’s of Science in Dance/Movement Therapy from Hunter College, NYC. Prior to becoming a Professional Organizer in 2002, she worked in mental health and substance abuse programs in NYC leading psychotherapeutic groups, using both movement and verbal techniques.