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  • 16. Leanne Maskell: "Internally, it's just chaos"

    35:30
    Leanne Maskell, a former Vogue model turned law graduate, author, mental health advocate, and founder of ADHD Works.In this chat with Ben, Leanne opens up about the "hidden parts" of ADHD, from financial impulsivity to medication shortages. They also delve into the importance of making noise and disrupting narratives in order to incite change.WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: James ScrivenSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_benLeanne Maskell @leannemaskell@ADHDWorksIf you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.

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  • 15. Jamie Lambert: "Learn how to forgive yourself"

    47:01
    Jamie Lambert wears many hats—from winning Britain's Got Talent with Collabro to producing Olivier nominated west-end shows with Lambert Jackson Productions.In his chat with Ben, Jamie delves into running a business with Dyspraxia, the importance of self-forgiveness, and the impact of labels. He also bravely shares a recent shock diagnosis for the first time.WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: James ScrivenSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_benJamie Lambert @itsjamielambertLambert Jackson Productions @lambertjacksonproductionsIf you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.
  • 14. Meet the Doctor Who Diagnosed Me

    46:49
    To celebrate Autism Awareness Week, Ben chats with Renata Fialho, the Clinical Psychologist & Researcher who diagnosed him with Autism & ADHD.They delve into the private diagnosis process, the inner workings on the NHS and why ND women are frequently misdiagnosed with depression.Renata also bravely shares how she tragicly lost a neurodivergent patient in crisis, delving into the emotional impact and the need for mental health support.WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: Chris HydeSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_ben@DrRenataFialho (LinkedIn)If you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.
  • 13. Kate Griggs: "Be as disruptive as you want"

    45:07
    Kate Griggs, the renowned author, TED X Speaker, and CEO of 'Made by Dyslexia' coined "dyslexic thinking," a term which is now recognised by dictionary.com and LinkedIn.Her influence spans major corporations like Virgin, Microsoft, and Ernst & Young, where dyslexic thinking is now valued as indispensable skill.In this chat with Ben, Kate explores how to support dyslexic learners, why 35% of company founders are dyslexic and the power of big-picture thinking. They also uncover the fascinating story behind her creation of the "Dyslexic Sperm Bank".WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: Chris HydeSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_benKate Griggs @kate_griggsIf you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.
  • 12. NEURODIVERSITY CELEBRATION WEEK SPECIAL: Chelcee Grimes & ADHD Foundation Dr Tony Lloyd

    58:49
    To celebrate Neurodiversity Celebration Week we are excited to welcome two HUGE guests to THE HIDDEN 20%.Introducing the 'slash-slasher' - Footballer, Songwriter, Artist, Television Presenter and Pokemon Enthusiast - Chelcee Grimes. Chelcee is an ADHD megastar who pens hits for Dua Lipa by day, presents for the BBC by day and also holds up the midfield by day. By night, she's curled up in pyjamas looking at her Charizard shiny and refusing to go to networking events - because let's face it, if you had 3+ jobs & a neurodivergent brain you'd do the same too.ADHD Foundation's Dr Tony Lloyd is a megalith in neurodiversity having held the position of CEO in the ADHD Foundation since 2011. The ADHD Foundation is the UK's leading neurodiversity charity, offering a strength-based, lifespan service for the 1 in 5 of us who live with ADHD, Autism, Dyslexia, DCD, Dyscalculia, OCD, Tourette's Syndrome and more. Dr. Lloyd is a seasoned Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, with substantial expertise in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services and educational environments.Dr Tony Lloyd diagnosed Chelcee Grimes with ADHD himself - their relationship is truly special and we were honoured to have them appear together on THE HIDDEN 20%.WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: Chris HydeSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_benIf you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.
  • 11. Marcia Brissett-Bailey: "How could I be me?"

    26:24
    Marcia Brissett-Bailey, acclaimed author of "Black, Brilliant, and Dyslexic," is an award-winning speaker and advocate, recognised as the ‘Top 50 Influential Neurodivergent Women’. In this chat with Ben, she discusses her experiences with selective mutism, educational challenges, and life at the intersection of race and neurodivergence.WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: James ScrivenSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_benMarcia Brisset-Bailey @theblackdyslexicIf you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.
  • 10. Lottie Moss: "I wouldn't be me without my ADHD"

    40:51
    Lottie Moss graced the covers of Vogue, starred in Chanel & Calvin Klein campaigns, and walked at Paris Fashion Week, all before turning 20. But, being in the spotlight from a young age brought its challenges.In her chat with Ben, Lottie openly discusses mental health struggles, confronts the stigma around alcoholism and shares how she took back control of her career. They also explore why routine is crucial for ADHDers, especially in unpredictable careers.WATCH the full episode at www.youtube.com/@hidden20podcast___________  On "The Hidden 20%," host Ben Branson chats with neurodivergent [ADHD, Autism, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Tourette's etc.] creatives, entrepreneurs, and experts to see how great minds.. think differently. Host: Ben BransonProducer: Bella NealeVideo Editor: James ScrivenSocial Media Manager: Charlie YoungMusic: Jackson GreenbergBrought to you by charity Prism ND #1203348___________ Follow & subscribe… Website: www.hidden20.orgInstagram / TikTok / Youtube / X: @Hidden20podcastBen Branson @seedlip_benLottie Moss @lottiemossxoIf you'd like to support The Hidden 20%, you can buy a "green light" badge at https://www.hidden20.org/thegreendot/p/badge. All proceeds go to the charity.