ADD Forums - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Support and Information Resources Community  

Register Blogs FAQ Chat Members List Calendar Donate Gallery Arcade Mark Forums Read

» Current Poll
Is he ghosting me or his adhd?
He is ghosting me - 100.00%
1 Vote
It's his adhd - 0%
0 Votes
Total Votes: 1
You may not vote on this poll.
» Log in
User Name Not a member yet?
Register Now!
Frustration with multiple people talking to me at once
Aug 24, 2016 - 5:17 PM - by Dachshund
I've always known that I don't like it when I have two or more people talking to me, especially if they're both asking me questions at the same time or extremely splitting my focus. In most cases, I can tune into one person and tune out everyone else. If needed, I would just explain that I could only focus on one conversation at once. Once I started medication, it got even better and I found I could juggle two simple conversations.

However, there appears to be one exception to... [Read More]
0 Replies | 1 Views
Aug 24, 2016 - 3:16 PM - by Jamesmoriarty
It's been a week since I was diagnosed with ADHD. Somehow I had always known I was different from the rest from a young age it's just that now there's a word that can describe what I felt , ADHD. I was prescribed strattera 60mg which messed me up pretty good. I had never been on strong medication and the side effects of strattera were overwhelming. It also made me feel like I wasn't myself. As a result went back to my psychiatrist to have the dose adjusted to 18mg and work my way up to 60mg... [Read More]
0 Replies | 19 Views
Saying I'm ADD feels like an excuse.
Aug 24, 2016 - 7:27 AM - by psychopathetic
I've been struggling with this since I got my diagnosis a few years ago.

Telling people I have ADHD-PI...feels like a cop-out or excuse.

I think a lot of things I do and do not do...a lot of things I struggle with...are directly connected to my ADHD.
But when someone asks me why I do things, or want explanations...I'm always so reluctant to say it's because of my ADHD. I always feel so guilty like I'm just using it to excuse my behaviors. So I'll say something... [Read More]
7 Replies | 107 Views
Annoyed with multiple diagnoses'
Aug 24, 2016 - 12:10 AM - by maysarieltiff
I don't know where to post this. I need to vent.

It seems impossible that I have all of these diagnosis'. ADD, Depression, GAD, bipolar, borderline personality, chronic hypertension...

I take 10 pills a day, including my multivitamin. I am tired of it. Sorry, 11, but I stopped taking the migraine one because, well, I forgot and now it's just been two weeks and I have only had two headaches...

How is it possible to have so many diagnosis'? Can't I... [Read More]
3 Replies | 101 Views
Need Help with Possible ADD
Aug 23, 2016 - 9:26 PM - by rvandervelden
Hello I am new to this forum but I have been prescribed 10 mg of Ritalin once in the morning and one in the afternoon if I need it for ADD.

So let me start off with my story, I have never thought of even having ADD but after being fired for the third time, I decided to talk to someone. I went to a career counselor and they did a learning disability test on me. She later told me that she thinks I have ADD because I told her, I was very impulsive, I don't think before I do or say... [Read More]
2 Replies | 103 Views
» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
You ever feel like just...
07-20-12 08:04 PM
Today 05:25 PM
by thorfinnur
25 2,101
Frustration with...
Today 05:17 PM
Today 05:17 PM
by Dachshund
0 1
last letter= first...
11-27-05 01:01 AM
Today 05:07 PM
by Greyhound1
245 5,740
The letter game
01-13-05 08:55 PM
Today 05:06 PM
by Greyhound1
4,743 207,130
Come on In If You're...
09-03-13 08:05 AM
Today 05:04 PM
by stef
4,452 187,446
Today I am grateful...
Song of Mercy
10-21-09 12:56 PM
Today 04:28 PM
by Hermus
1,099 56,108
children's books
08-20-16 03:09 PM
Today 04:18 PM
by julialouise
16 301
Hi, I'm new
Today 09:43 AM
Today 03:54 PM
by midnightstar
1 43
movie title game
Today 11:33 AM
Today 03:41 PM
by Lunacie
4 76
Sensitive to being...
08-21-16 03:40 AM
Today 03:26 PM
by Lunacie
17 345
» August 2016
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 123
» Stats
Members: 95,707
Threads: 122,579
Posts: 1,651,225
Top Poster: Crazy~Feet (20,958)
Welcome to our newest member, domi.burton15
» News Archive
Getting ready for my...
Yesterday 02:09 PM
Last post by sarahsweets
Today 01:36 AM
1 Replies, 84 Views
It is supposed to be...
Yesterday 09:28 AM
Last post by Lunacie
Yesterday 10:12 PM
5 Replies, 145 Views
Adderall Rage?
08-21-16 08:05 PM
Last post by Noeljeremy
08-21-16 08:05 PM
0 Replies, 130 Views
losing weight with adhd...
08-21-16 05:15 AM
by rox2710
Last post by ADHDWife&Mom
08-22-16 10:31 AM
5 Replies, 171 Views
How much does ADHD...
08-20-16 11:03 PM
by Pugly
Last post by Fortune
08-21-16 01:46 AM
3 Replies, 171 Views
» Today's Birthdays
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.0.0

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:26 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
(c) 2003 - 2015 ADD Forums