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soulsearcher 02-05-19 10:23 PM

feeling trapped in a job
 
Hello people



I am waiting to se a ADHD specialist at present time but i am sure i have ADHD


I have been in and out of lots of jobs even worked at the same place three times.


but for some reason, i start to feel trapped and get my self in a rut and can't go back.


it doesn't matter what job it is or what money I earn I have even been in a time out room before as I worked in a call centre and it go too much.


I ended up on the sick and thought it was just anxiety. in any job i have never been able to do job as i got distracted so easy example i got chatting to colleagues and forgot i had loads of work still to do then started to run around and panic its been very hard for me.


can anyone relate to this



Thank you for reading

tnalbs2 02-11-19 04:54 PM

Re: feeling trapped in a job
 
I can definitely relate to this. I haven't been diagnosed with ADD or ADHD, but I run into the same situations.

Since I am always bouncing around to different jobs, I wanted to start my own business because I felt that it would make things easier for myself. I tried starting a company.

It has been tough so far, and I haven't been able to get enough work to completely abandon my other jobs, but I would like to get to that point.

I also think it would help to get tested to see if I have ADD or ADHD.

I don't have a great recommendation, but just wanted you to know that you're not alone!

soulsearcher 02-15-19 05:47 AM

Re: feeling trapped in a job
 
Thank you for taking time to reply and register here your comment is appreciated. I am pleased its not just me.

I wish you luck with your self-employment I tried it before but even though i have great ideas i get too distracted.

If you think you have adhd or add i would visit gp my advice is gp sometimes may say that you dont have adhd but if they write a good letter it will help

I am now waiting for a psychiatrist for them to se if they can help its very bad now i think its because i know what it may be

Good luck


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