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Worried I might have ADHD. What do I do next?

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Headfullofrubbish Thu 06-Feb-14 08:41:45

Thanks in advance for comments

I think it's possible that I could have ADHD. As a child I was considered a fidgety daydreamer, I suffer enormous stress trying to organise simple tasks, very easily distracted, and become overwhelmed by a sudden change in my targets/ workload.
I have long wondered if this might be ADHD and recently completed an online Q which resulted in a high ADHD correlation score.
I don't need this (who does?) I have a DS and quite a demanding job.
I am in my late 30s and did ok ish at school but apparently never reached my potential hmm. aDHD just wasn't "around" when I was a kid.
Is it worth my while talking to anyone? Or do I just have to get on with it?
Does anyone else have experience of this?

Thanks.

silvermirror Thu 06-Feb-14 12:37:10

Link here
http://aadduk.org/
Click on menu and there is a list of support groups contact yr area and find out about assessment of adhd.
You can go through the NHS or there are private route too have a good look through the menu on aadduk.
Good luck x

silvermirror Thu 06-Feb-14 12:42:04

Another link these will help too.

http://www.addiss.co.uk/

Headfullofrubbish Thu 06-Feb-14 13:45:58

Thank you. I will take a look

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