Can adults have ADHD?

… medications may interact badly with stimulants. An adult with ADHD should discuss potential medication options with his or her doctor. These and other issues must be taken into account when a medication is prescribed. Education and psychotherapy. A professional counselor or therapist can help an adult with ADHD learn how to organize his or her life with tools such as a large calendar or date book, lists, reminder notes, and by assigning a special place for keys, bills, and paperwork. Large …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications Side Effects

… side–effects. Please give me advice or provide links to websites with helpful advice!!!!! barry jennings answers: Adderall is cocaine with a slight modification to the molecular structure that allows drug companies to sell it for a high price. You need to do what cocaine addicts do to get off that drug. Since it is basically cocaine, you can look at any website that lists the side effects and they are the exact same as that drug. Look at what they recommend. Good luck to you …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

… what else I can do to increase my ability to focus, and just get rid of the chronic frustration and overwhelming feeling I have. It’s controlling my entire life at this point. I exercise daily, I also do yoga on a regular basis, and have a very clean diet. I don’t use caffeine either. What else can I do? barry jennings answers: This is going to sound lame, but making lists, and remembering to look at them, helps me stay organised. I suspect you know the trick with …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

… i had issues with cannabis and drinking and even one said i had cocaine dependence but this was a long time ago.. its on the diagnosis form with the adhd since it lists all of your problems on the form.. would this be a problem? should i just show her the forms that say i have adhd and slight drinking and smoking pot rather than the one that says i have cocaine dependance (in 2008) ? please no judgements.. thanks barry jennings answers: Your doctor will either prescribe you meds, or he will …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

… drugs… So what should I say to him/her to make my case? what shouldnt i say? and on one of the papers it said i had issues with cannabis and drinking and even one said i had cocaine dependence but this was a long time ago.. its on the diagnosis form with the adhd since it lists all of your problems on the form.. would this be a problem? should i just show her the forms that say i have adhd and slight drinking and smoking pot rather than the one that says i have cocaine dependance (in …

Your Questions About Adhd In Adults

… future, and being able to persist toward goals. For ADHD diagnosis, a thorough physical exam is performed first to rule out other problems. Then, clinicians question patients using standardized lists of ADHD symptoms to come up with a score on severity and persistence. For now experts agree that there’s no such thing as adult-onset ADHD. Therefore, a childhood history of ADHD symptoms is essential for diagnosis of adult ADHD.” -Harvard Health Publications …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children List

… it does give some good information relative to ADD, ODD and a few other things. You may be able to call this site and he may be able to recommend a facility near you hopefully. I hope this helps you a bit. Sandy asks… Frustrated Guardian and OverStressed ? My husband and i are guardians of his 12 yr old half sister. her parents passed in 2007 she’s a special needs child ( she has epilepsy , mild intellectual disability ,autism and ADHD.) the school lists her as functioning …

Your Questions About Adhd Symptoms In Adults

… I think you can learn a lot from looking at the following site. Scroll down about halfway and you will see lists of symptoms. You don’t have to have all the symptoms to have ADD or ADHD. Even with depression, many people have many different symptoms. Here is the link: http://www.helpguide.org/mental/adhd_add_adult_symptoms.htm I know it is good to hear other people’s experience with the same disorder, but if you don’t hear from someone on YA, do a google search for “ADD …

Your Questions About Adhd In Adults

Jenny asks… severe ADHD in adults considered as a disability towards work? can you get a disability check if you have severe ADHD and are an adult barry jennings answers: Go to a psychologist. Ask them. Look up lists of jobs good for people with ADHD. Some jobs are hard for people with ADHD. Aka you cant work in an office. But just the same as any other disability, find somthing appropriate. Blind people dont fly planes, the find somthing else. Learn to cope. I have ADHD. Medication …