Why ADHDers Act the Way We Do: Understanding ADHD Behavior

Keys to understanding our thinking and behaviors -- from preferring the company of fellow ADDers to hyperfocusing all night, to doubting our ability to perform when others want us to.

Your ADHD Life

Most ADHDers have always known they are different. They were told by parents, teachers, employers, and friends that they did not fit the common mold. They were told to assimilate and become like everyone else.
The main obstacle to understanding ADHD has been the incorrect assumption that ADDers could and should be like the rest of us. For neurotypicals and ADDers alike, here's a detailed portrait of why those with ADD do what they do. 
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