176: Is ADHD Affecting Your Relationship?

ADHD is a mental health condition that can negatively impact your relationship and often goes undiagnosed in adults. Distractability, poor listening and disorganization are just a few signs of adult ADHD. It’s important to understand the mental condition and its affects on your relationship. Whether or not you or your partner has ADHD, you’ll find many useful relationship tips in this episode.

In this episode we discuss relationship advice topics that include:

  • How to know if you or your partner has ADHD
  • Treatments for ADHD
  • The pitfalls of the parent-child dynamic in a relationship
  • Finding common ground to solve the issues in your relationship
  • Learning who your partner is and respecting that person
  • And much more!

Melissa Orlov is a marriage consultant who specializes in working with couples impacted by adult ADHD. She is the author of two award-winning books, The ADHD Effect on Marriage, and The Couple’s Guide to Thriving with ADHD.

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Book: Crazy Busy by Matt Hallowell

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