Do you think your ADHD partner is a narcissist? If so, you would not be alone - the question of narcissism comes up regularly - usually asked by non-ADHD partners who believe that their ADHD partner is unfeeling, selfish and self-centered. But while it's easy to label someone who comes across as self-centered as a narcissist, the truth may be a bit more complicated than that.
Adults with ADHD often suffer from co-existing conditions that can make their lives – and the lives of their partners – even more complicated. Here is a list of seven of the most common conditions that ride along with ADHD and information about why it's important to understand if you have any of them. The numbers included here are taken from multiple research studies:
Traversing the territory of helping a partner with ADHD find the best treatment for ADHD can be like walking across a minefield. There is a great deal of danger, and you’re never quite sure where it will come from. Here are some tips that can help make the process easier: