Reply To: Is it a.d.d or do I worry too much?

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Definitely sounds like adhd. Hyperfixation, forgetfulness, getting distracted, and issues with multi-step problems all point to adhd. If the doctors think he has it, then you should probably seek treatment. If you’re still not sure, maybe you can get a referral to a specialist. If it’s affecting his self esteem and causing him to be anxious about school, you definitely should address the problem.