Tagged: I suspect I am
July 6, 2018 at 12:20 pm #130685
goldParticipantJuly 6, 2018 at 12:20 pmPost count: 1
I’ve taken the test twice and got the same score (9 and 7). However I don’t know who to go to for a diagnosis, and even if I did I probably would be to pore to pay for it. I was thinking I should just assume I am, thots?REPORT ABUSEMarch 21, 2019 at 9:33 pm #132008
midwestgal73ParticipantMarch 21, 2019 at 9:33 pmPost count: 3
This is a very late reply, but you likely have it. A formal diagnosis isn’t required unless you feel you could use the help of medication.REPORT ABUSEMarch 21, 2019 at 10:54 pm #132009
cauliflowerParticipantMarch 21, 2019 at 10:54 pmPost count: 1
I share that experience. I want to get a proper diagnosis, but also I’m holding my self back from actually going to see someone about it. I really think I could benefit from a diagnosis and perhaps medication. I’ve just been using ADD strategies anyways, to help my self. Another thing that’s helping me confirm is that I’ve already adopted a lot of the strategies to cope with ADD symptoms, even though I’m undiagnosed. My main reason to go see someone would be for confirmation that I am not overreacting to normal behavior and additionally, to obtain medication/advice. The reason I’m not assuming I have ADD is I don’t want to self-confirm something I don’t know enough about. I do find that it is difficult to identify this much with a disorder that I don’t “officially” have, so I’m sort of restless to talk about it. By difficult I mean I feel weird completely relating to everything on this website, yet not being “totally” ADD. Those are just my thots.
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