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/

Advertisements

Posted on October 22, 2016, in Notes. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  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.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: