Edward Hallowell醫學博士是獲認證資格的兒童及成人精神病學家，以及在ADHD方面獲得世界權威。他畢業於美國哈佛大學和杜蘭大學，曾在哈佛醫學院任教21年，也是波士頓、紐約市、三藩市、帕羅奧圖及西雅圖等Hallowell ADHD中心的創辦人。
Hallowell博士是美國《紐約時報》暢銷書作家，撰寫過20部關於多個心理學主題的書籍。他在1994年與John Ratey博士合著《Driven to Distraction》，啟發大眾對ADHD的理解。此外，他是Distraction Podcast的主持人和廣受歡迎的國際演講者，就包括ADHD的優勢、處理快節奏生活策略、養育子女，以及其他相關的家庭和健康等多個主題演講，並曾在多個電視節目、報紙及雜誌亮相，以及擔任ADDitude雜誌的專欄作家。
Edward (Ned) Hallowell, M.D. is a board-certified child and adult psychiatrist and world authority on ADHD. He is a graduate of Harvard College and Tulane Medical School, and was a Harvard Medical School faculty member for 21 years. He is the Founder of The Hallowell ADHD Centers in Boston MetroWest, New York City, San Francisco, Palo Alto and Seattle.
He has spent the past four decades helping thousands of adults and children live happy and productive lives through his strength-based approach to neurodiversity, and has ADHD and dyslexia himself.
Dr Hallowell is a New York Times bestselling author and has written 20 books on multiple psychological topics. The groundbreaking Distraction series, which began with Driven to Distraction, co-authored with Dr John Ratey in 1994, sparked a revolution in understanding of ADHD.
As the host of the twice-weekly Distraction podcast, Dr. Hallowell explores with guests how to better connect with others and how each of us can implement strategies that can turn modern problems into new-found strengths. He is also a sought-after international speaker and has presented to thousands on topics including the strengths of ADHD, strategies on handling fast-paced life, parenting and a range of other pertinent family and health issues.
Dr Hallowell has been featured on 20/20, 60 Minutes, Oprah, PBS, CNN, The Today Show, Dateline, Good Morning America, The New York Times, USA Today, Newsweek, Time Magazine, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe and many more. He is a regular columnist for ADDitude Magazine.