Reply To: scared to tell…

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Penny Williams
Keymaster

Your parents want to help you succeed in life. Just talk to them openly about the specific things you’re struggling with, instead of using the term ADHD. Most people don’t really understand ADHD and how debilitating it can be, and can dismiss it because of that.

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