Close
Book Your Reservation

The online resource for families

Call Us Today: 1-828-490-7517

ADHD & Perfectionism. You don’t have to be perfect to be amazing!

By in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

ADHD AND PERFECTIONISM

perfect

It may be difficult to comprehend that ADHD and perfectionism can go hand in hand.  However, a recent article by Psych Central, ADHD With a Side of Perfectionism, discusses how the two can not only be found together, but the combinations can also be debilitating. Petersen states in his article, “What makes ADHD and perfectionism a disastrous duo is that perfectionism can exacerbate many negative side effects of ADHD symptoms.” He lists some common symptoms of ADHD that may include;

  • Taking longer to complete a task
  • Procrastination
  • Ineffective time management
  • Starting projects and not finishing them
  • Inability to plan and organize

Read more…

Share This
About The Author

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *