Home › Welcome to the ADDitude Forums › For Adults › Was on the verge of panic today, from people talking. › Reply To: Was on the verge of panic today, from people talking.
Yes, I experience this professionally as well as in my family life. Attempting a discussion with my spouse, one kid pipes up, then the other kiddo… it’s total overload and short circuit. I try really hard to get through it but I often just cave and embrace the fact that I’m not going to get anything more out of it. The angst it creates makes it nearly impossible to redirect folks to what is important. Sitting through board meetings when this happens is torture.