Get The Facts; October Is ADHD Awareness Month

So how much do you really think you know about ADHD/ADD in either adults or kids? You may be in for a surprise. October is ADHD Awareness Month. It’s time to get the facts straight on what is and what isn’t, ADHD/ADD. Please join me.

 

ADD/ADHD Awareness

“…The debate about Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder is over.

And the truth about ADHD is clear…”

ADHD is a non-discriminatory disorder affecting people of every age, gender, IQ, and religious and socioeconomic background. Long ago just about every mainstream medical, psychological, and educational organization in the U.S. concluded that ADHD is a real, brain-based medical disorder, and that people with ADHD of all ages and backgrounds benefit from appropriate treatment.

Read more about…ADHD Awareness Month,  view the slideshow to learn more on Understanding Attention Deficit; The New ADHD, or watch the video below.

Get The Scoop On ADHD Awareness Month

The Faces of ADHD
My Name is CeeLee and I’m ADHD
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4 thoughts on “Get The Facts; October Is ADHD Awareness Month”

  1. One that is misunderstood many of times. And i think sometimes misdiagnosed as well. Sometimes even doctors are not aware of what it truly is or what it means for the patient.
    But I am no expert.

    1. Hi there Ranting Crow (love the name) 🙂

      Nor am I-an expert on ADHD.
      I just try to accept it, roll with the punches, and
      try to put what benefits that do come with it
      (yes, lol there are a few) to good use.

      Oh and be okay with me. For the moment.
      Sometimes that’s much easier typed than done. 🙂

    1. Boys are great aren’t they?
      Such raving little balls of …um…that sounds so wrong.
      Ahem.
      Such ravenous bundles of energy.
      Yeah, much better. As I was saying…

      I can only imagine what having ADHD/OCD must be like,
      for you, your family, and for your son.
      I admire you both, for dealing with and…
      (stepping out on a limb here)
      learning to successfully work around what may have/still is,
      some pretty big challenges.
      It takes a lot of patience and perseverance, doesn’t it? 🙂

      Adventure is the spice of life they say,
      (or that’s the way I try to see it )
      and who wants to die of boredom, right?
      Okay, so I might but that’s all
      the fault of Murphy’s Law so it doesn’t count. 😉

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