Monday , 11 December 2017

Dealing with Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD) and ADHD

Psychiatrist William Dodson developed a term specifically applicable to people with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): rejection sensitive dysphoria (RSD). Rejection sensitive dysphoria applies to people with ADHD because ADHDers tend to be particularly sensitive. While the existence of RSD is up for debate, the emotionality of ADHDers is not. Many with the disorder agree that they are extremely sensitive to rejection, criticism, and failure. … Continue reading "Dealing with Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD) and ADHD"

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