PAP 032:

Mother’s Quest: Following Your Purpose and Being True to Yourself

with Julie Neale

In this episode of the Parenting ADHD Podcast, I’m talking with Julie Neale about our Mother’s Quest, discovering your passion, living with purpose and intention, and surviving and thriving when raising kids with ADHD. Julie is sensitive to the constraints of this special parenthood, having two differently-wired boys of her own. Listen to learn how to slow things down, take a pause, and move forward with your purpose and intention.

“We don’t have to figure it out on our own.” — Julie Neale

Resources in this Episode

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My Guest


Julie Neale is a life and leadership coach, facilitator. She’s also a community builder, dedicated to creating understanding and connections across differences. After a 20-year career as a leader in youth-serving non-profit organizations, Julie turned her focus to coaching, training at the Coaches Training Institute, and facilitating a group process known as “reflection” for youth development professionals.

She founded her for-purpose venture, Mother’s Quest, in September 2016, to provide inspiration, coaching and community for herself and other mothers who want to live what she calls an E.P.I.C. life. She hosts the Mother’s Quest Podcast, which launched in December 2016, and shares her own and other women’s stories about the transformative experience of parenting at Julie received her Masters in City Planning, Community Development from UC Berkeley and a BA in Communication Studies from UCLA, where she met her husband. She currently lives with her husband and two boys in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Where to Find Julie (for the Facebook group)

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