The Current #ADHD Narrative Fails Women and Girls With the Condition via @themightysite

The Current #ADHD Narrative Fails Women and Girls With the Condition via @themightysite

We need to change our perceptions of ADHD before the next generation of spacey, forgetful, awkward girls grow into depressed, anxious women who blame themselves for things that aren’t their faults.

https://themighty.com/2016/10/addadhd-in-women-and-girls-we-need-to-know-what-to-look-for/

2 thoughts on “The Current #ADHD Narrative Fails Women and Girls With the Condition via @themightysite

  1. We also urgently need to differentiate between concentration deficit disorder (sluggish cognitive tempo) and ADHD. Despite the fact that they share many similarities there are distinct differences and the drug regime prescribed for ADHD doesn’t work so well for CDD.

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    1. So true.. much more needs to be done for girls/women with the condition. Thank you for your comment

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