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So… I Think I Might Have ADHD: A Guide to Self-Discovery and Diagnosis

So Much Stranger, So Much Darker, So Much Madder, So Much Better

Welcome back to Adulting With ADHD! Last time, we went over some myths and stereotypes surrounding ADHD. In the first installment of this series, we covered ADHD 101. Today’s post is aimed at anyone questioning whether or not they have ADHD.

So…Do I go see a doctor? What if I’m wrong? How do I know if I should talk to my doctor?

Ok. So you’ve read enough about ADHD to have a general idea of what ADHD is and now you’re starting to think that you might have ADHD. But, what do you do now? Do you head straight to a doctor? Do you have to see a doctor? How do you figure out what to do?

Self-Diagnosis vs. Professional Diagnosis

Something often talked about in mental health communities is the idea of self-diagnosis. As the name sounds, self-diagnosis is when a person does their own research and…

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By Eve Reiland

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