Dating someone with adhd
Or that he tends to breaks promises to you, despite the fact that you have expressed your disappointment in this habit?
If patterns like this repeat themselves, you are likely to take it personally and feel disrespected.
I was fascinated by his description of ADHD and the way it physically affects the brain; it really seemed to describe my husband all the way back to his childhood.
When journalist Gina Pera married a man with undiagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), she embarked on a wild ride that took her from frustration and confusion to understanding and advocacy. Then he had two fender benders in probably the first three weeks we were dating.
Today she runs support groups for people with ADHD and their partners, and her book Is it You, Me, or Adult A. ADHD tends to create problems with driving because it involves concentration on so many levels.
When we first started dating, he used to miss our exit all the time when driving down the freeway in San Diego.
The first time he said it was because he was so excited to have me in the car with him.
That can come from a relationship with someone with ADHD or without it.