Well written post about a topic that hits close to home for me personally. My own struggles with adhd have impacted my life but right now I have chosen not to treat my condition with medication.
Exercise and therapy are my current methods of trying to manage. While not always successful, I prefer not to succumb to over-medication.
By Kenneth Justice
What does it mean to have a disorder?
According to a psychotherapist I had coffee with recently, “children who are hyperactive should be tested for having ADD or ADHD”.
“And how do you identify that the child is hyperactive?” I asked
“Well, children who have a difficult time sitting at their desk in school, or staying focused on the task at hand would be examples of hyperactivity” she said
To which I ask….REALLY???
For years I have been challenging the way we live in Western Society; I think many elements of our culture suck;
—-) Too much time is spent in front of the television
—-) Too much time is spent in automobiles
—-) Too many doctors are prescribing pharmaceutical drugs like candy
—-) Not enough time is spent focusing on healthy eating habits
—-) Not enough time is…
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