A full report regarding my Asperger’s diagnosis came from the Maudsley. It contained a new nugget: I have ADHD.
Now this was a surprise. I knew I was being tested for it, but I’m so sedate I didn’t think anything would come of it… 202 more words
Getting a diagnosis in the UK for ADHD as an adult is not easy. Especially if you have ADHD. My decision to ask for help wasn’t because of a ‘straw that broke the camel’s back’ moment, but more a build up of disappointments, mistakes and an unmanageable feeling of being overwhelmed with perimenopausal symptoms, ill parents and small children. 861 more words