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ADHD? Who, Me? What I've Learned

By Bill McGee

Copyright © 2014 Bill McGee

A few years ago an insightful therapist asked me if I had ever been diagnosed as having ADHD. 650 more words

ADHD

Chaotic Ramblings of a Chaotic Mind

AD(H)D is a curse. It is a blessing. It is a mixed bag of never knowing what you’re going to get. I loathe it. I love it. 1,276 more words

follow up from yesterday (cut version)

I’ll just get straight to the point, the worst part of it of what ended up happening to me going to that party and being unstable: I hit them. 291 more words

Personal Experience

glorious impulsiveness

I am impulsive. Very, very impulsive. Thankfully, I have yet to make a negative, life-altering decision based solely on an impulse, but most (if not all) of my decisions are impulsive. 481 more words

THE TRUTH ABOUT REACTION***

Reaction: n. causing an action(s) by a subset(s) after impacting by samer subset(s)

All of us react to our environment and the humans around us in rather impulsive intuitive ways most of the time and it is only occasionally that we take a few seconds out of our time to think about what we will do next. 408 more words

Common Sense

A Month of Awareness

Most of you know by now that October is ADHD Awareness Month. I haven’t had a lot of free time this month to ponder, but I couldn’t let it slip by without commenting on ADHD Awareness, either. 1,272 more words

The Ups and Downs of being UP

I’m not going to lie – there have been numerous times when I want to go off my medication because I want to bring on manic episodes. 463 more words

Mental Illness