Introductions & Most Other ADHD Matters

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roland 4 3,523 by blobby
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newBookmarkLockedFalling Hello and welcome
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newBookmarkLockedFalling Exams with ADHD
bobjones 10 7,555 by like-flowers
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newBookmarkLockedFalling Intro & subjective experience of medication
cassandro 1 20 by vagueandrandom
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newBookmarkLockedFalling Can you get XL and IR at the same time?
praxxtorcruel 0 49 by praxxtorcruel
Sept 23, 2020 16:46:34 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Just saying hi 👋
addingtonbear 9 380 by ronniehall
Sept 23, 2020 16:09:29 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Did your ADHD quite suddenly get worse at/after some point?
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Sept 23, 2020 16:03:24 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Anyone find ADHD got harder after having kids?
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Sept 23, 2020 15:52:26 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Potential clash with private ADHD assessment and the NHS?
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Sept 18, 2020 18:40:26 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Why can't we get Tranquilyn anymore? What else is close?
gael 2 1,079 by Carol
Sept 17, 2020 16:24:18 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling NHS Waiting Times
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Sept 17, 2020 11:49:32 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Bristol Adult ADHD Support Group Meeting
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Sept 16, 2020 15:35:30 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Adult ADHD Social Group - Devon & Cornwall 2020
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Sept 12, 2020 9:15:57 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Going private - help and advice needed.
mzc24 0 176 by mzc24
Sept 8, 2020 9:59:36 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Drowning in myself (a poem)
Jack Richards 2 126 by speedy1
Sept 7, 2020 16:24:06 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Shared care agreement NOT POSSIBLE with private consultant ?
jerry 0 135 by jerry
Sept 4, 2020 16:16:02 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling FAO mrsmilvus
onlymarfs 2 111 by onlymarfs
Sept 2, 2020 16:18:27 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Newly diagnosed @ 49, interested in others' experiences?
kermit 13 513 by slope
Aug 24, 2020 20:05:27 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Hi...
monanotmoaning 2 117 by butterfly01
Aug 20, 2020 14:18:45 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Maybe we are too stressed to even consider thinking over how
memorialsadlymissed 0 106 by memorialsadlymissed
Aug 18, 2020 16:58:15 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling support person at home?
gemma 1 109 by boost
Aug 15, 2020 2:18:51 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Don't want medication - will I get a referral on the NHS?
sharona 2 251 by boost
Aug 15, 2020 1:55:05 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Anxiety and emotional dysregulation
lovesharpeis 2 200 by syncretin
Aug 14, 2020 21:41:04 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling New "rules" causing problems with shared care - DESPERATE!
dizzydumpling 4 367 by dizzydumpling
Aug 13, 2020 16:28:01 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling feel like im failing at 22...
jr97 0 175 by jr97
Aug 9, 2020 21:21:21 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Health insurance - ADHD assessment
mumalaa 3 321 by diz
Aug 5, 2020 10:34:44 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Greetings! New to Forum, Recommendations for Support Welcome
disintegral 1 79 by butterfly01
Aug 5, 2020 7:16:48 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling I'm new to ADHD, but ADHD is not new to me!
slackdad 3 421 by butterfly001
Jul 31, 2020 10:03:16 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Hello. Considering referral for Adult ADHD. Advice needed
easytoassemble 5 381 by buttterfly01
Jul 31, 2020 9:56:16 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling new member
incredibethy 1 118 by butterfly01
Jul 27, 2020 10:33:14 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling atomoxetine/strattera mood
simone97 5 537 by maverick
Jul 20, 2020 15:22:40 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Autism, addiction and female Adult ADHD
Jody 1 181 by Jody
Jul 19, 2020 8:02:07 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Simple Smartwatch? Need alarms and reminders custom labels
shedofthemind 3 163 by shedofthemind
Jul 13, 2020 22:39:00 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Diagnosed as a child
cressida 0 93 by cressida
Jul 13, 2020 14:42:35 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Right to Choose
EdwardC 3 150 by vagueandrandom
Jul 9, 2020 21:17:48 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Amfexa side effects any info
bluegray87 21 6,083 by graygar
Jul 5, 2020 17:30:29 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Help! How to get diagnosed
Jcat117 0 313 by Jcat117
Jun 23, 2020 18:50:57 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling Helpsheet for partners
mazzyc 1 151 by speedy1
Jun 20, 2020 17:39:58 GMT
newBookmarkLockedFalling My ADHD and finding a great a psychiatrist
fidgetcoop 3 341 by Annom
Jun 12, 2020 0:42:04 GMT


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fabi: LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES: I am off from work until September, would like to volunteer for some charity. I would like it to be about supporting with ADHD awareness. Any suggestions? :) Aug 3, 2020 19:51:30 GMT
butterfly01: having trouble with coming off smoke then going back to smoking again as this calms my mind down a little not on any meds yet as waiting for diagnosed Jul 24, 2020 16:34:49 GMT
butterfly01: thanks i am not yet diagnosed but I feel I :) have found myself it's been a battle with family and coping with boredom Jul 23, 2020 16:44:35 GMT
tabby: Hi. I've just joined but struggling to understand how to use this forum! There are just so many long wordy bits and no obvious button to press to create a post. Is anyone able to advise please? This Shoutbox seems to be the only place I can add anything Jul 18, 2020 15:40:59 GMT
ceadhc: . I'd thoroughly recommend reading the possible side-effects of Atemoxetine if you're a man and want to have children. Jul 15, 2020 17:28:22 GMT
ceadhc: Ah sorry. appears at top. Jul 15, 2020 17:25:54 GMT
ceadhc: Just lost my shout Jul 15, 2020 17:25:37 GMT
ceadhc: Hey Guys. Just joined. No support ofr Adult ADHD in my area. If you want to know what CEADHC stands for it's: Creatively Enhanced Attention Different Hyperactivity Condition. Jul 15, 2020 17:25:03 GMT
missweebo: Just had to go private for my diagnosis as the 2 year waiting list was more than I could bare! I didn't realise how expensive it was. I'm 42 (next week) and just waiting for me titration to start on Elvanse. Anyone else found this process to be extortionat Jul 9, 2020 14:01:09 GMT
sweetlife: Hi, I am newly diagnosed. I had to go private due to long waiting list - 18 months plus. I've started Atomoxetine today, has anyone got any advice ? Jul 7, 2020 22:18:14 GMT
izzibear: Jax, did you get anywhere with the private option? My 19-year-old daughter was diagnosed with ADHD as a child but now Adult Services are refusing to renew her meds as they say her case isn't "severe" enough. Jun 29, 2020 8:59:16 GMT
incredibethy: hi my name is Beth, am 40 with adult adhd and been struggling for many years with thinking before I speak. I tried mindfulness and it leaves me depressed. Can anyone recoomend an affordable therapy option (I can master up to 50 pounds a session) Jun 19, 2020 10:21:13 GMT
moodie: hello adhd peeps ..... anyone else on dexamphets n finding it hard to deal w dehydration? Jun 17, 2020 12:44:55 GMT
jax: Hi, I have just registered on this forum, frustrated at delays waiting for my son to be assessed re ADD at Petherton, considering private route instead, any advice? Jun 6, 2020 15:37:16 GMT
vagueandrandom: look at my post about NHS Right to Choose in Reviews secction. Jun 5, 2020 17:18:49 GMT
zelda: Hi, I’m a 60 year old who has always struggled with anxiety and depression. My GP has suggested I may have ADD and we’ve done the ADD ASRS questionnaire but I’m told I can’t be referred as there are no services for adults my age. Any suggestions? Jun 3, 2020 7:41:31 GMT
jacob13: for private practices in the North West area to get an Elvanse prescription without testing for illicit drugs. May 24, 2020 16:26:30 GMT
jacob13: Hi, I'm a young professional and my private doctor won't prescribe me Elvanse until I pass a drug's test, I'm 3 weeks sober from cannabis but still testing positive and may continue to test positive for THC for a long time. I'm looking for recommendations May 24, 2020 16:25:42 GMT
greenfern: Hello, I'm a 42-year-old mum and struggling with (undiagnosed) inattentive ADHD. Would like to talk to others in the same (messy and disorganised) boat. May 23, 2020 12:33:57 GMT
ninakay: no help in U.K. at all scared to the thought of no light at the end of the tunnel feel so pathetic and inadequate don’t know where to turn May 23, 2020 12:27:31 GMT