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Penny Williams
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There are many people who have ADHD that have been high achievers in school. Anxiety due to potential consequences often creates this.

And ADHD girls and women often fall through the cracks for reasons just like this.

ADHD Looks Different in Women. Here’s How — and Why.

Why ADHD in Girls Is Often Overlooked

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