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Feb 20, 2020 - 6:50 AM - by DMS100
Hi my 7 year old son seems to have a symptom where he calls me names constantly like smelly and poo head Iíve noticed he is mean to one of his friends that comes to play; calling him annoying and boring all the time. He has been invited to this friends house and I said that he needs to try and remember to be kind when heís there. His now saying he doesnít want to... [Read More]
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Is it not a handicap?
Feb 17, 2020 - 4:26 PM - by Bimsybims
I am listening to the book: "taking charge of adult ADHD" and just heard the author say that ADHD isn't a handicap.
He then went on to describe that we need help just as someone in a wheelchair need ramps to get into a building.


If it isn't a handicap- what should I call it?
An impairment?
A different way of functioning?


Is this just one of those things when a word has been loaded with too much negative meaning and is therefore switched... [Read More]
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Visa interview went horribly wrong..maybe Adhd to blame?
Feb 13, 2020 - 1:26 PM - by madmax988
Trying to keep it a bit short, this was regarding my US visa. I was very excited to visit and attend a concert in San Fran. All the formalities done,application submitted, it was time for the interview.

Although I usually suck with interviews, Id prepared well for days together in advance for this one.Im sure as far as I can recall,had anxiety under control(didn't sweat/overthink/fidget around)and was generally confident about the outcome. My turn came and started with me greeting... [Read More]
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Can you "turn off" your brain for bed?
Feb 11, 2020 - 5:48 PM - by flipnfly8
I'll start off quickly just saying there's a lot of and and tears going on in my life right now. Not going into the sob story cause I don't think I can fully face it even if I did have time to write it all down.



Regardless,... [Read More]
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Brain Fog
Feb 10, 2020 - 6:33 PM - by excel
What is brain fog
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