ADHD is probably not what you think. And that’s understandable, since most of the issues ADHD people face aren’t directly visible, or even known as ADHD symptoms to most people. So let me take the time to change that, and let people know what it can really be like to have ADHD, and why you can’t sum it up with getting distracted easily and being hyperactive. It’s so, so much more than that, and it’s so much harder to live with than it sounds.
Have you ever struggled to understand your conversation partner while there wasn’t even that much noise around? Or have you ever been on the receiving end of that situation, and found yourself frustrated having to repeat yourself? Then hopefully, this post will clear up a lot about auditory processing issues.
Spoons and pots are obviously handy kitchen utensils, but did you know they’re also really useful as analogies for the way the human mind works?