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Penny Williams
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Your brain works differently. Without accepting and addressing that, little will change. Some sort of treatment could improve your life greatly. It sounds like the meds you tried before were the wrong ones for you or weren’t dosed right. The right ADHD medication at the right dose will not change your personality.

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