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Penny Williams
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It will only change if he sees the need and wants to change things.

Have you heard of Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD)? It’s common with ADHD and could explain why he gets defensive and intensely emotional.

How ADHD Ignites Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria

Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Coach, Podcaster & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism