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3 ADHD Subtyptes: Inattentive, Hyperactive/Impulsive and Combination
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Raising Boys with ADHD
Written professionals have “been there done that” with their sons with ADHD Raising Boys With ADHD empowers parents help their sons with ADHD find success school beyond book covers topics often found other parenting guides such preschool years early diagnosis strategies teens transitioning work college Filled with practical knowledge resources tools needed help parents address many strengths challenges boys with
12 Things You Don't Know About Me and My ADHD
What's it like having ADHD? I'm a master of illusion. I’ll convince you I've got everything under control, but beneath the surface I hide anxiety, self-doubt, shame, and feelings of inadequacy that even treatment can't erase.
Succeeding with Adult ADHD: Daily Strategies to Help You Achieve Your Goals and Manage Your Life|Hardcover
The Hardcover of the Succeeding with Adult ADHD: Daily Strategies to Help You Achieve Your Goals and Manage Your Life by Abigail Levrini, Frances F.
How Does ADHD Medication Work? Your First Questions Answered.
Wondering which ADHD medication to try or what dose is right? Dr. William Dodson answers common questions about the stimulants and non-stimulants used to treat ADHD.
"To Me, ADHD Feels Like..."
"...Setting your car radio to 'scan' all of the stations. You hear clips of music and, before you can get into one particular song, it changes to the next station."
16 Good Jobs for People with ADHD
What's a good job for a person with ADHD? The answer almost always hinges on the individual's passions. That said, the creative, engaging, interactive professions on this list make the most of ADD attributes like empathy, energy, enthusiasm, and hyperfocus under pressure.
Could I Have OCD? Unpacking Symptoms
Anxious worry, hoarding tendencies, perfectionism, need for strict routine — OCD and ADHD share many traits in common. Learn about the critical differences — and hallmarks of obsessive compulsive disorder — here.
"Will I Ever Find a Treatment Plan That Works?"
How do I find the best medication? Then adjust the dose? And what if it still doesn’t ‘fix’ all of my symptoms? The ADDitude community answers all of your treatment plan “what-if’s” with the expertise of families who have been there, and tried that.
Resources for an Adult ADHD Solution - Unpacking ADHD
The most powerful ADHD solution for adults is education. Learn more about ADHD wiring and start improving your life today.