ADHD in Women
Recently diagnosed and feeling very overwhelmed
I am 21 years old and was diagnosed with
Combined Type ADHD about 6 months ago.
I have a 15 month old daughter, a full time
job supervising two group homes, and live
with my daughter and her father in a small
I have always been told I have ADHD but
due to my moms lack of understanding
I was never officially diagnosed or treated.
When I sought treatment on my own I was
relieved with the diagnosis and hoped that
medication would turn things around. I also
suffer from anxiety and depression. I have
recently switched from Adderall xr 30mg
I am at a point where laundry or dishes have
not been done in months, I have a large
amount of student loans and bills I can’t
seem to pay on a consistent basis, and
if I make a mistake at work I feel like a
complete failure and shut down. I am in
therapy to address these issues. I just feel like
there is no light at the end of the tunnel that
is my chaos.
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