ADHD

ADHD in girls and women

By |2020-05-26T20:03:35+01:00May 26th, 2020|ADHD, Adult Psychiatry|

How does the clinical picture of ADHD differ in males and females? Dr Johnson Consultant Psychiatrist in Neurodevelopmental disorders goes through how to recognise the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in girls and women. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder [...]

Is ADHD bad for your health?

By |2020-10-28T15:11:38+00:00February 3rd, 2020|ADHD, Adult Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent|

People with ADHD (Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder) are often creative, charismatic and ambitious. Many, however, seek help due to struggles in education, work, finances or relationships. People with ADHD can struggle in other aspects of life too. For instance, it [...]

There is much more to ADHD than ADHD!

By |2020-04-22T17:00:14+01:00May 15th, 2019|ADHD, Adult Psychiatry|

The 7th World Congress on ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) was held 25 - 28 April 2019 in Lisbon. It is an international conference attended by psychiatrists, specialist, researchers and service users (i.e. patients, partners/family members, carers) from all over [...]

Patient story: ‘My ADHD life – before and after diagnosis’

By |2019-01-10T16:58:25+00:00September 29th, 2017|ADHD|

On Monday the first of August 1977, between six and seven in the morning, I popped out into the world. I was a month early. This, it turns out, was one of the few times I’ve ever been early for [...]

5 signs your ADHD is breaking up your marriage

By |2018-04-08T17:01:37+01:00December 22nd, 2017|ADHD, Adult Psychiatry|

So perhaps you have finally got that ADHD diagnosis - and you are taking the medication….. So what’s the problem now?  Here’s some very important news – ADHD is really likely to be affecting your relationship - and you need [...]