• ADHD/ADD

    Yes, Focus is Possible

    One common and well-known trait of ADHD is distractibility. I know everyone has some difficulty with it, but as an ADHDer, it’s a constant battle. So many easily associate distractibility with ADHD. However, one thing that many may not be aware of is that ADHDers can also focus. Yes, you read that right. Kids and adults with ADHD have the ability to focus and be easily distracted. I understand that this may confusing, but this is the case for those of us with ADHD. The key thing about this is that we can easily focus on the things that we find interesting. Once we start doing something that we’re enjoying,…

  • ADHD/ADD

    ADHD and Focus. Really?

    I know what some of you might be thinking. How could this make sense? We all know that one of the main problems that individuals with ADHD/ADD face is easily distracted and a difficult time focusing on tasks for a long period of time. And yes, you would still be right. Focusing on a task is quite a challenge for an ADHDer/ADDer. Especially when the task isn’t interesting and is quite dull. These tasks can (and often do) go unfinished. Cleaning and organizing, for instance, can be a challenge for ADHDers/ADDers, such as myself. I can’t speak for everyone, but I can say that tasks such as these aren’t my…