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3 Tips To Stay Occupied With ADHD As An Young Adult This Weekend

Introduction

Are you a young adult with ADHD who is looking for something to keep you occupied this weekend?  Are you bored?  Well, continue reading this article to find out tips to keep yourself occupied this weekend.

Grab A Friend And Go To The Beach For The Day

The first tip to stay occupied with ADHD as a young adult this weekend is to grab a friend and go to the beach this weekend.  Engaging with friends will enable you to practice your socialization skills.  Going to the beach will also enable you to get out of the house and not be bored.  Enjoy the day at the beach.  Your mood will increase, and you will enjoy the day.

Go To The Library And Read A Book Outside

The second tip to stay occupied with ADHD as a young adult is to go to the library and grab a book and read it outside.  You do not have to read the book trapped inside during the summer months.  Go to your local park and sit on a bench.  Enjoy the nice, sunny weather.  Get your vitamin D in for the day and enjoy your book.  On a further note, if you do not want to go to a local park, enjoy reading the book in your backyard.  Either way, do not read the book trapped inside in your house.  Enjoy the book outside on a nice, sunny summer day.

Exercise Outside

On a third and final note, in addition to grabbing a friend and going to the beach for the day and reading a book outdoors, you can also exercise outdoors.  Exercising makes your mood feel better and makes you more productive, which is a plus for young adults with ADHD who are just beginning their lives and careers.  You do not have to train for a marathon to enjoy the benefits of exercise.  Go for a nice, simple walk or a run.

Conclusion

To end this article, three specific tips have been mentioned for young adults with ADHD to stay occupied during the weekend.  They include grabbing a friend and going to the beach for the day, going to the library and picking out a book and reading it outside, in addition to exercising outdoors.  On another note, you do not have to train for a marathon to experience the benefits of exercise.  Simply put, go for a walk or a run.

3 Tips To Stay Occupied With ADHD As An Young Adult This Weekend

Lauren Walters

My name is Lauren Walters. I am currently heading into my final semester of graduate school for Mental Health Counseling in the Spring of 2016. Through my own experiences with mental illness, I love to inspire others through my writings and reassure them that they can live healthy, productive lives, despite mental illness. I hope you enjoy my articles. Feel free to comment. I will be sure to respond to you questions and/or comments in a prompt manner. Enjoy!


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APA Reference
Walters, L. (2017). 3 Tips To Stay Occupied With ADHD As An Young Adult This Weekend. Psych Central. Retrieved on August 16, 2018, from https://blogs.psychcentral.com/living-with-adhd/2017/07/3-tips-to-stay-occupied-with-adhd-as-an-young-adult-this-weekend/

 

Last updated: 15 Jul 2017
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 15 Jul 2017
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