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Penny Williams
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So many people are gripped with fear with impending parenthood. It’s how you respond to that fear that counts.

It sounds like you are probably struggling with some rejections sensitive dysphoria too. Emotions and ADHD are no joke.

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