12 Things To Remember If You Love A Person With ADHD

A person with ADHD(Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder) can be hard to live with. They are manageable, but that too, is a full-time challenge. As a person with ADHD has to work through his challenges, you as his lover, parent, sibling or friend also have to learn coping skills to improve the situation. Don’t do these 12 things if you want to have a happier life together.

A person with ADHD(Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder) can be hard to live with. They are manageable, but that too, is a full-time challenge. As a person with ADHD has to work through his challenges, you as his lover, parent, sibling or friend also have to learn coping skills to improve the situation. Don’t do these 12 things if you want to have a happier life together.

1. Don’t live In Denial – Admit The Truth.

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Your days will become simpler when you recognize it, admit it, speak about it, and stop running from it. Accepting that it exists is the first step to ease. There is no reason to feel embarrassed. Many of history’s greatest contributions have come from people with ADHD.

2. Don’t Criticize– Judge Favorably.

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One with ADHD is trying his hardest. Lighten up, go easy, and give them time. They will accomplish what they have to do, but not on the schedule you have in mind. Allow them time and space to accomplish their tasks. Influence them with love, not with criticism.