Melissa's Favorite Posts

When both kids and parent(s) in the family have ADHD it can feel chaotic and often full of conflict.  Here are specific strategies to help everyone in the family thrive, and calm things down a bit.

Biologically-based sensitivity to criticism and rejection impacts some with ADHD...it also impacts their partners

A man with ADHD shares his ‘aha’ moment of learning that his ADHD included Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria, an often undiagnosed, but not very well ‘hidden,’ part of ADHD for many adults.  Do you have RSD?  What does RSD mean for your relationship?  How do you treat Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria?

All seems well, then suddenly something happens that triggers you back to a really bad place.  Here’s how to avoid getting consumed by feelings of ‘won’t this ever stop?!’

It can be confusing when ADHD partners start learning more about ADHD and are met with a lukewarm reception from a spouse.  What's going on?

Couples often have trouble agreeing on whether or not a partner is having an emotional affair.  Here's how to figure it out.

The internet, porn, ADHD and addiction can go hand in hand.  Here's a Ted Talk to help understand.

What happens when you are your partner reach an impasse about how to move forward in your relationship?  I got email today from a woman who wrote about how she and her husband are ‘stuck.’  She wants to work on repair, while he expects her to ‘act like nothing has happened in the last five years and move on’…including have sex together.

There are too many myths about what forgiveness is and what it is for!  ADHD couples need to know more about how to use this important skill.

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