Eileen Bailey is a former writer for ThoughtCo who wrote articles about Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and Dyslexia for two years.
Bailey has been writing on education, health, and parenting topics for over 15 years and is the author of "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Adult ADHD." She was previously the guide to ADD at ThoughtCo and has most recently written for a number of health and education sites including sites focusing on learning disabilities in teens and young adults.
Bailey graduated from the Mansfield University of Pennsylvania with a degree in English but didn't begin to develop a curiosity and exploration of learning disabilities until her son was diagnosed with ADD at 10 years old. Since then, Bailey has published dozens of articles and penned several self-published books on the subject of anxiety and other mental disorders and disabilities.
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