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[[distractability]] [[Anxiety]]



  • rejection
  • criticism

Hypersensitivity leads to → overwhelmed

[[sps – sensory processing sensitivity]]


Never experience peace: mind racing constantly → exhaustion.

Emotional states in social situations

Can seem cold, insensitive, unaware of others' feelings Disengage → seem callous, narcissistic

Overreaction Difficulty in distinguising minor challenge from great threats.

Coping mechanisms


Reasons for feeling shit

  • demoralized when trying strategies for success that work for neurotypicals, then fail again and again.


Sensory sensitivity

Childhood roots

Hear about 20k additional criticisms or corrections before 12th bday compared to non-adhd kids.

topic:: [[adult adhd]] related:: [[Adult adhd anecdotes]]

adult adhd symptoms