ADHD Myths & Facts

The ADDitude Guide to ADHD Awareness Month 2023

This ADHD Awareness Month, ADDitude is celebrating its 25th anniversary and reflecting on the evolution of ADHD understanding. Here, we compare common myths or misperceptions about ADHD 25 years ago vs. now to see what has changed — and what has not.

Click each image below to learn more about how our understanding of ADHD has evolved over the last 25 years.