Thursday , 21 September 2017

Recently Diagnosed With ADHD?

By Rick Green: Were you ‘recently diagnosed with ADHD?’ You’re probably still in a bit of a state of shock.  (I was off-kilter for at least a year. Maybe longer. Actually, I kind of still am. Just not as much.) Here’s the good news. In our PBS documentary, ADD & Loving It?!, author and ADHD […]

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I have ADHD. Who should I tell about it?

ADHD: A Rick Green Sentiment I’m coping, everybody’s coping, and we can’t talk about it! Those early days, after I was first diagnosed with ADHD, were heady times. My first reaction was a mix of relief, excitement, and alarm. Bouncing between “This explains so much!” and ”What does it all mean? And I damaged? What […]

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I’m glad I know I have ADHD, but I’m not glad I have it.

By Rick Green A few months ago I blogged about those dark moments, when things would overwhelm me, and I wished I’d never been diagnosed. “It would have been better to just carry on like I was.” That despair engulfed me when my best efforts, latest strategy, or brilliant new tool, would fail. One step […]

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Living with Adult ADHD and New Strategies for Organization

Difficulty in dealing with disorganization due to adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is frustrating and wastes so much of one’s time. I feel it is the foundation of issues that requires finding a solution that works before one can move out into the world and focus on actually living. My disorganization has robbed me of years … Continue reading "Living with Adult ADHD and New Strategies for Organization"

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