Do you frequently start and abandon projects? Does your ability to concentrate flip-flop between The Laser Beam and The Disco Ball? Sometimes ADHD is obvious, but sometimes it can fly under the radar. The Savvy Psychologist explains the common, and not so common, signs of this disorder. Plus, learn about medication-free tips to manage ADHD […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This morning on NPR – “More and More, Young Women Are Being Diagnosed with ADHD”. Boys are more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder than girls, though both sexes are equally affected. Women are increasingly seeking treatment as young adults. As a child, Diany Levy was called lazy and unfocused. She remembers that […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
If you missed it, ABC News aired a Special Report last Friday about Adult ADHD. The program follows two undiagnosed ADHD adults who discuss the challenges, disappointments and lost dreams they endured before being finally being diagnosed. Both adults were well into their adult lives (42 and 50 years old) before being diagnosed. This is […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Adult ADHD: Fantastic Story on Rock Center with Brian Williams
The majority of adults who now know they have AD/HD were not diagnosed until they were adults. This means they have had to suffer through much of their lives without knowing the reason for the difficulties they have had. Without having the advantage of understanding their disability, most have developed strategies on their own to […]Continue Reading... No Comments.