Overcompensating for ADHD

One of the interesting things about people with ADHD is that they naturally find ways of compensating over time. Even if they aren’t diagnosed, they tend to gradually discover ways…



Hyperactivity in Adult ADHD

If ADHD doesn’t go away in adulthood, it makes sense that hyperactivity doesn’t necessarily disappear either. Despite the “hyperactive little boy” stereotype, there are plenty of hyperactive grown men and…



ADHD in Your Genes

Over on the AllPsych blog, I just wrote an article about how different psychiatric disorders can share the same genes. One of the studies I mentioned in the article found…