You are probably reading this page because you know in your bones that you have bipolar [or in this blog’s case, ADHD]. It’s late evening, you’re starting to droop, big day tomorrow, time to hit the hay. Someone’s just posted “Ten Reasons Why Rednecks Make Bad Astrophysicists.” You decide you need a good laugh. Thus, we all need to be paying attention – to attention.If you are like me, you may have welcomed the diagnosis. It offered you the hope of getting your life back on track, once you figured out the nature of this beast. Another element of ADHD concerns lack of ability to rein in impulses.Interesting enough, it is frequently the healthier mate seeking therapy to relieve himself from the immense relational pressures.
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If this ship becomes a timeless elegant regatta or a wrack is heavily determined by the personality styles of the involved partners’.
Remember we all have personality traits, which does not make us personality disordered.
I promise, I don’t have time to pester you with lots of e-mails. Rarely, if ever, do we “just have bipolar.” Something else is invariably going on.
Perhaps not full-blown, often “a little bit of this” and “a little bit of that.” For instance, Ellen Frank of the University of Pittsburgh has done work into the overlap between mood disorders and anxiety.