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Allison Russo
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This reply was originally posted by user adhdmomma in ADDitude’s now-retired community.

You do have rights in the workplace: https://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/931.html.

However, most experts advise that you don’t disclose your ADHD at work. It’s better to tell your boss you struggle with a certain task and let them know what accommodation might make you more efficient at it.

https://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/816.html
https://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/8656.html

Penny
ADDconnect Moderator, Author on Parenting ADHD, and Mom to Pre-Teen Boy w/ ADHD and LDs