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  • Hello,
    I need help. All of my life, I have had trouble keeping things tidy, I get bursts of “energy” and will impulsively buy organizing supplies and work hard to get an area of my home organized…only to find it […]

    • hi i would like to tell u ur not alone i relate to the anxirty that mess
      and disorganised piles causees i will feel the stress building
      from having to think about tiding everything up and where to start
      that i would do 10 other things just so i dont have to deal with it
      the stress of it all became that bad i have gone the other way at times…[Read more]

  • david1968 posted an update 4 days, 17 hours ago

    hi further to my problem to ssri medication i have found
    a really interesting link about ssri meds and adhd
    called the serotonin dopamine see saw effect and how ssri lower dopamine levels thought some body may find it interesting but dont know how to upload the link to it to here any advice

  • david1968 posted an update 1 week, 1 day ago

    hi thankyou very much for replying to my previous post
    i would like to ask as i am very frustrated with medication
    i mentioned that i had tried mood stablisers antiphycotics and ssri i would be very interested to see as to what effect
    these medications had on moods and adhd especially ssri
    medication when i take this medication i become more…[Read more]

    • Hi David,
      I am currently on Pristiq for my depression. It is an SNRI so it works on both serotonin and norepinephrine. It has worked well for me as an antidepressant with no side effects like hyperactivity or impulsivity. It certainly has done nothing to help improve my ADHD condition but then again nothing has (yet).

  • david1968 posted an update 1 week, 3 days ago

    hi im new here ive been dianosed over the years with anxiety and depression also bipolar ive tried mood stablisers which just seem to irritate my mood antiphycotics which really sedated me and to be honest made me more restless and agitated than i already am ssri medication made me even moore hypo and dysphoric my phyc doc thinks ive got adhd and…[Read more]

    • Hi David,
      Welcome to the neighbourhood! I hope you enjoy your visit. Regarding your symptoms I can say that I have seen comments from people talking about similar symptoms to yours. While that doesn’t necessarily mean that you have ADHD it is certainly a fit with some of us. I don’t personally share all of your traits I do have depression…[Read more]

  • beau posted an update 2 weeks, 5 days ago

    Watching a vid on youtube with Rick Green talking about ADHD in adults.
    Wishing it wasn’t a holiday (off) cause I would like to be finding a psych in my area to get started on some treatment to go along with the recent change in my ADD/ADHD meds.

  • ehandley posted an update 4 weeks, 1 day ago

    Haha i did not mean to say it that many times I have my brother stealing the phone

  • ehandley posted an update 4 weeks, 1 day ago

    What am I supposed to do I just joined and don’t know what to do I just joined and don’t know what to do I am 13 and have been dealing with this for 9 years i have 10 siblings and 4 are step and1 is half some one please help

    • Hi ehandley,
      Can you give us more details about your situation and the problems you are facing?

      That Guy with ADD

  • beezneez replied to the topic CBT for ADHD? in the forum Ask The Community 1 month, 1 week ago

    Hi Dizzytuber. CBT is definitely very evidence-based and is definitely not pseudo-science. It is actually very mainstream and is an approach used very commonly by mental health professionals. There are mountains […]

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