When you have ADHD or PTSD or perhaps both, are you wondering?
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is one of the afflictions that appear in similar methods to ADHD. They are able to also camouflage each other; making it hard to pick out what is PTSD and what is ADHD.
Here is some information about the similarities and differences of ADHD and PTSD, so you can untangle the 2 conditions.
What ADHD and PTSD have in common
ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
There are a lot of misconceptions about who has the conditions.
The overall population understands that kids can have ADHD; especially boys. However, not everyone knows that adults have ADHD too.
Individuals know soldiers get PTSD. Yet, they often don’t comprehend that kinds of scenarios can cause PTSD. People of all ages including children get affected.
They aren’t made-up illnesses that are modern!
The conditions themselves have existed for hundreds of years, despite the fact that the current names we use to describe PTSD and ADHD are comparatively new. Here are a number of the terms used over the years…some are a little offensive!
PTSD books say that it is a kind of anxiety that develops after a traumatic event.
Someone with PTSD may also experience while there are many apparently similar outward indications of ADHD and PTSD:
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