"i understand. you are not alone. i struggle with this.
one thing that helps me is to process the information afterward and plan for the next run inswith the same people. that seems to help a bit. i find you can smooth things over the next time you…"
"Susan, that was absolutely beautiful - your analogy of ADHD and the creative mind. While i was reading what you said about imaginiation, I was thinking about the definition of Faith - the evidence of things not seen as if they are. I am paraphrasing…"
"Hello to all,
I'm 55 and finally learning that everyone has their own ways that work for them... trial and error... but, once you find a few ways to meet your body, mind & spirit needs, things begin to fall into place.
For me, I've…"
"Jo:I can relate to writing intensity. I think,write,reread,change,lose concentration, and eventually post. I wish I had a printer so I could print what I was responding to. I have to scroll down all the time to read prev post-takes a long time to…"
i am a teacher and wish to connect with other people in my same profession who may have similar problems, frustrations, and situations.i struggle with organizing my room. i also hyperfocus to the point the kids do create impressive stuff but i am not one of these outgoing colorful exciting art teachers. i feel i should be to be a really good art teacher. i have focused so long on creating tools to fit into this teaching public education world, that i lack other skills like computer skills. i…See More
"Janice, we are in process of switching internet providers, & I am having computer trouble. Keep losing replies, & each time answer gets shorter. Writing takes a lot out of me because I pour my entire self into it - can you relate? Off on…"
"I'm glad the book is just what you need right now. I'm going to get her other one and I want to watch the movie. Started Adderall, such a crazy low dose 5mg all day, and it is working. So, apparently I was on too high a dose and likely…"
"Wow-I thought I had my hands full with my 4 kids. (2-ADHD, 1-ADHD,ODD,Tourettes...)Only my youngest is taking Adderall-the older ones refuse meds now. I too want His help to stay afloat in the midst of chaos also. I know there isn't a fix for…"
"Janice, (sorry about sp. of your name in last post - knew it didn't look right). About anxiety, my doctor claims that it is the by-product of the ADHD, but I didn't want to bring that up at time of prayer for clarifying purposes. While I…"
From what I understand, there is anxiety that comes from unrepented sin, and there is anxiety that comes with ADHD and/or from health issues. Prayer is the 1st thing we should do for anxiety, but He also has created other resources to…"
"Janise, I finally found your post which I lost after I answered you shortly after you asked me about sharing the ADHD with Christians, and then lost my reply. With all of the lost things, I am glad I am found. Sorry this is so late in coming. I…"
"the book is awesome, haven't been able to put it down. you did answer all my prayers.
it answers about loneliness--my need to find myself, maybe? how to find my mom's closeness again.
thanks, good friend-o-mine."
I'm glad the book is just what you need right now. I'm going to get her other one and I want to watch the movie. Started Adderall, such a crazy low dose 5mg all day, and it is working. So, apparently I was on too high a dose and likely don't have the other thing. Whew!
just wanted to tell you i haven't been able to spend much time on here. MAJOR work deadlines. I am doing ok. I will try to respond more later. Thank you for checking in on me it's nice to know people really do care about others. :) Thanks and I will try to get back on later this afternoon. I haven't even had a chance to read my own discussion comments, lol. Better run here comes the boss.... have a nice day.