Week 4 on Ritalin

So how have I been since I started taking Ritalin on the 31st of December 2016. Well… pretty awesome!

The overly happy feeling subdued a bit after 2 weeks, which is a good thing, I mean I can’t wander through life feeling euphoric all the time. 678 more words


GP visit, 2 week review

I saw my GP today and it was wonderful. I am now taking Ritalin about 2 weeks and we scheduled a review to check how I am doing. 400 more words


Prepping for the doctor and a talk with my mum.

It’s been a week and a half now since I started Ritalin and my life has been turned upside down.

I never knew 2 small white tablets could have such a huge influence on my day to day routine and how I feel. 309 more words


Day 7 on Ritalin

One week, I’ve been taking my Ritalin for one week now. Seems strange, that such a tiny pill can have a huge difference in my life already. 546 more words


What We Can Learn About INFPs from ADD and ADHD

Many different personality types are misdiagnosed with personality disorders, for instance, INTPs are often misdiagnosed with ADD and Asperger’s Syndrome. In a sample of 110 children diagnosed with ADHD, ESFP was the most preferred type with INFPs, ISFJs, ISFPs, and ESFJs being overrepresented in the sample as well. 1,781 more words


The inattentive reader


I like the idea of reading books, being the type of person who reads books. Right now I have a stack of overdue library books I’m slowly working through. 641 more words


Denial, Empathy, & Acceptance: A Brief Journey on a Sunday Afternoon

I’ve got another confession to make
I’m your fool
Everyone’s got their chains to break
— Foo Fighters

I’ve got a confession to make. I have a real hard time with accepting things that are out of my control. 1,436 more words