Category Archives: overwhelm

Strategies for Combating Rumination When You Have ADHD

Rumination is when an adult with ADHD gets focused on a thought and can’t shift away from it. There maybe some days when an adult with ADHD feels calm and in control and then a thought will pop up that seems to stick. Maybe the person can’t stop thinking about how someone reacted to you…
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The ADHD Laundry Soultion

As an individual with ADHD, I am not a real big fan of doing laundry, as it is one task that is very mundane and a task that seems to never end.  However, the trick to doing laundry when you have ADHD is to create a system and a plan to get things done can…
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Enhancing Self-Esteem of Adults with ADHD

One of the common aspects of Adult ADHD is the lack of self esteem. Many adults with ADHD have endured difficulties in school, labeled as problem kids, told they were not working up to their potential, they were dumb and incapable and after hearing this over and over again they started to believe that what they…
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6 Tips for Making a Boring Task Bearable

Not all tasks/projects of the day are inspiring, fun or exciting especially for an adult with ADHD.  However we know that those dishes have to be washed, laundry has to be done and the car taken for a tune up.  So what can you do not to get lost in procrastination? How can you get going…
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