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School, Work, Relationship, And Social Problems Link To Adhd

Are you an adult and have you ever wondered if you had ADHD or not? Well I want you to take look back at your life and ask yourself a few questions. How has your life been when it comes to school, work, relationships, and your social life. Would you say that your happy with the way things have gone so far in your life? Do you feel that you've accomplished a lot so far and made any achievements in life that you can be proud of? Are you in a relationship or married? Are you happy in this relationship or marriage?

Depending on how you answered the above questions may indicate ADHD or it may not.

People who have trouble in all of the categories above maybe prime candidates for ADHD. Inside this article I will go threw each of the categories with a little detail to give you a better idea of what is inside each category. As I go threw each category I will show you how each of them links to ADHD sufferers.


Most people with ADHD have a hard time at school. They often find themselves performing poorly and often find themselves at the bottom of their class. When it comes down to disciplinary action they always seem to be in trouble no matter what the situation is.

Another common trait with ADHD sufferers and school is that they often have to repeat a grade, sometimes more than once. After repeating a grade so many times that ultimately leads up to dropping out. A good percentage of people who have dropped out of high school have ADHD.

Work Related

People suffering with adult ADHD find it hard to keep and maintain a job. They often find themselves switching jobs regularly. The times when they are able to hold on to a job they find they often find that they do not perform well on the job. They find it hard to get along with co workers and hardly ever make friends at work.

On the job, they never get promoted, receive raises, or have any kind of work related achievements. Now this is not always their fault. As we know some jobs just do not offer this kind of advancement. But when ADHD sufferers are on a job that gives them this opportunity to advance they often do not.

Relationship Related

Adults dealing with ADHD often find it difficult to be in a relationship. They are often classified as hard to deal with and get along with. As far as marriages go they finds themselves out of a marriage more often than in. Their marriages are often problem prone and 9 times out of 10 then very seldom work out and often end in separation or divorce.

Social Related

An ADHD sufferer all the time feel like their social status in the world is below everyone else.

While driving they are more likely to be ticketed for speeding, be involved in crashes, and other driving related aspects.

When it comes down to illegal substances, they are frequent users. They use drugs, alcohol and other illegal substances to try and cope with their thoughts of being below everyone one the social ladder.

They find themselves frequently using tobacco or cigarettes.

Okay there you have it. The next step is ask yourself and take a look and see how your life is going with regards to the above 4 categories. How do you rank yourself when compared to these common symptoms of ADHD. If you feel like this article is directly talking to you then it maybe time to get some more answers.

One problem that I found that most people who think that are suffering with adult ADHD is that they never get a real diagnosis. They go threw life just wondering or assuming. ADHD is a real condition that can be truly diagnosed. That is not the way to go about it. You need to get some answers.

There are 2 ways of diagnosing adult ADHD: visit a psychologist or a psychiatrist, the other option is take take a online assessment test.

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