After living undiagnosed with ADHD for 39yrs, Martha explores the reasons girls and women are underdiagnosed and her lived experiences before and after her 2021 diagnosis. Martha Barnard-Rae is a clear and convincing writer for demanding humans. Word Candy is her company, and she’s a copywriter. She specializes in writing SEO copy for brands outside the box. Martha’s words are featured on the websites, blogs and videos of Australian businesses.
Her career as a card-carrying Millennial has changed. However, English teaching, corporate training and copywriting all depend on clear, engaging communication. Martha is an excellent communicator and has always respected the power of words.
Canadian transplant, he is a lifetime sun chaser. A voracious reader. An extroverted-extrovert with a penchant for social justice chats. She is the wife of a wonderful husband and mother to two beautiful boys.
Martha is often found walking her two giant dogs, obsessing about her latest hobby, or sat around a cup o’ tea planning her next Instagram reel. This talk was delivered at a TEDx event that used the TED conference format, but was organized locally by a community. Find out more at x