ADHD has soured many relationships — that is a fact. But separation is hardly a forgone conclusion. Here are 12 ways to mitigate the ADHD effect on marriage, and reconnect with your spouse.
by June Silny
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Marriage is a partnership in which two
people depend on each other for support, intimacy, and companionship. A person
with ADHD can be undependable and unpredictable, which complicates this
partnership but hardly makes it impossible. When you understand
what goes on in the mind of an ADHDer, you are better able to develop
systems for healthy functioning — together. That’s when you can enjoy the thrilling,
scary, fun roller coaster ride of loving a person withADHD.