Jun 21, · Pseudodementias In a number of conditions a clinical picture resembling organic dementia presents for attention yet physical disease proves to be little if. Feb 18, · I know that some research has shown that there may be some connection between OCD and ADHD (nobody uses ADD anymore?) but when I .
I am neither an expert nor a psychologist. Thank you for not judging and I feel grateful for your forum. September 16, at 1: I think it has new letters though.
Again, thank for sharing! September 13, at 6: One of them is exhibiting behaviors that I am familiar with.
I hope you have a therapist who can help you out with these issues. For the ADHD she will become distracted from her current task.
April 7, at 2: As for pharmaceutical treatments that have worked, Effexor is one that I felt much better on; however, I found the effects were wearing off and I gained about 15lbs in a year so I went off. Thanks so much for your comment and insights, Ellie. I came to this site because I am suspecting that my son does as well. I finally was given alprazolam to help me get through my presentations and this helped.
A person who suffers from OCD can become obsessed over anything. Most of my Obsessions and Compulsions were more mental than. This is the worst possible combination of changes for ADHD rates: Recently, I began taking Cipralex again. I may be an attentive and engaged student, but can it be that I am also extra attentive and engaged to my thoughts?
Good luck as you move forward with treatment. May 15, at 7: At first, I started taking 5mg, then up to 10mg at night. I would go and get my work done in the late evening was an independent position but I began to dread this.
Diagnosing these disorders accurately is not as easy as it seems and many get missdiagnosed every day. She has started seeing a psychologist and we plan on adjusting her medicine with The new diagnostic. One thing you have to remember is OCD doesnt present its slef the same in everyone and it is the same with adhd.
I like your blog. So my typical behavior is to delete all of this and redo it in a brief summary. Hi my name is Haley.
Causes a person to do dangerous or unwise things without thinking about the consequences. I was 25 at this point and landed a fantastic job in the big city at a reputable health care facility. Feb 18, · I know that some research has shown that there may be some connection between OCD and ADHD (nobody uses ADD anymore?) but when I .
I have to complete my work and perfectly and still worry about whether its good or not. I suspect he has ocd and it does seem opposite altogether xx.
I think with any issue there is going to be trial and error in finding an acurate diagnosis be cause the mind can have comorbid disorders that can cause and present as something else. Will they be able to live normally later in life without external dopamine regulators? It takes a good doctor to help by trial and error see what works.
Brought him in to see a brain specialist and they did a brain scan and diagnosed him with OCD. I am 34 years old and have identical 3 year old girl twins. Your son had OCD and had a hard time focusing?
I was still rehearsing the med school interviews over and over in my head. Also, if I have struggled through this much already and achieved at least a couple of my goals, I sure as heck am not going to give up at this point.
Why do so many children with any type of behavior issue, benefit from a gluten free diet? But I know fo a fact from experience that obsession can go from one extreme to another…either you can be overly good or you can be overly bad.
Have I had suicidal thoughts which we typically associate with depression? Those rituals snowballed into an unproductive mess of anxiety and a life where I couldnt remember anything and couldnt stop obsessing over my forgetfullness.
What a cocktail of meds right?! Thanks for sharing your struggles, Holly.
I personally question many of the children diagnosed with ADHD. Yes, this is a very interesting topic and I admit it can get quite confusing! I am 33 years old but I have the energy level of a 16 year old.
I get so obsessve that I cant clean because im scared to death of germs and dont even want to touch it with gloves on. Thanks again for commenting.Jun 21, · Pseudodementias In a number of conditions a clinical picture resembling organic dementia presents for attention yet physical disease proves to be little if. I have a security blanket. I think I will be on meds my whole life but I would like to minimize this as much as possible.