I’m sorry you’re going through that. People who don’t have any close experience with ADHD tend to see the behaviors as something they know more about, like depression. What matters is that your parents understand and support you. Beyond that, it’s a matter of educating people about ADHD.
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Coach, Podcaster & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism