The ADHD Effect on Marriage

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AUTHOR
Melissa Orlov
DIMENSION
12,61 MB
FILE NAME
The ADHD Effect on Marriage.pdf
ISBN
6810742276900

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An invaluable resource for couples in which one of the partners suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), this authoritative book guides troubled marriages towards an understanding and appreciation for the struggles and triumphs of a relationship affected by it, and to look at the disorder in a more positive and less disruptive way. Going beyond traditional marriage counseling which can often discount the influence of ADHD, this discussion offers advice from the author's personal experience and years of research and identifies patterns of behavior that can hurt marriages—such as nagging, intimacy problems, sudden anger, and memory issues—through the use of vignettes and descriptions of actual couples and their ADHD struggles and solutions. This resource encourages both spouses to become active partners in improving their relationship and healing the fissures that ADHD can cause. Also included are worksheets and various methods for difficult conversations so that couples can find a technique that fits their unique relationship and improve their communication skills.

Irresponsibility and Lack of Follow-Through When it comes to household chores, your spouse may seem disorganized and inattentive to household maintenance. The biggest shock to ADHD relationships comes with the transition from courtship to marriage. Typically, a person with ADHD hyperfocuses on his partner in the early stages of a dating.

Blaming one another for the side effects of ADHD will... How does ADHD affect relationships and marriage? Having a partner with ADHD can make them an exciting and exuberant person to be with, however their ADHD might also cause some problems in a long term relationship/marriage. We hope that this page will serve as a resource to help gain awareness of some of the issues adult ADHD can bring. ADHD and marriage— and the au-thors' clinical experience with ADHD couples.

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