Adults with ADHD have many challenges but overcoming them is possible. Rethinking how to deal with those challenges is the first step to success.
Hoarding is the collection of excessive clutter and the inability to rid the home of these useless items. Hoarders need help from friends, family members, and professionals to clunk the junk.
Hoarders get so bogged down by their clutter that they often find it hard to reduce their collections to a manageable amount. Here are some tips to help clear the clutter from a hoarder’s life.
Perfectionists strive for perfection with everything they do. Because they are never able to reach it, anxiety and depression take over. Perfectionism and OCD can be a problem for individuals who never know when their work is good enough.
Treatments for severe autism behavior vary depending on each individual and the severity of their autism. Some treatments are verified by scientific research and others are based on anecdotal evidence.
Anxiety affects more than six million Americans a year and at least one third of these are children. OCD and anxiety are connected because the obsessive thoughts and compulsions that follow cause a great deal of anxiety for the sufferer.
Living with autism is a struggle for the entire family but with lots of love and understanding from the various members, the autistic child can thrive and lead a semi-normal life. Our experience with Jimmy has taught us to take our time with life and live every moment to the fullest.
As I deal with my OCD perfectionism, I learn more and more about ways to make it work for me. It can be debilitating or empowering depending upon how much I let it control my life. This is my story.
Obsessive compulsive disorder can change the way a person lives and thinks. It can alter relationships and cause problems for the sufferer’s children. However, with some understanding of the disorder, I have learned to keep the obsessions from controlling my life. This is my OCD personal story.
Obsessive thoughts are controlling, demanding and often crippling, and individuals who suffer from obsessions need help to deal with each one as it presents itself. This article highlights some of the best ways of dealing with obsessive thoughts.
Adults who suffer from attention deficit disorders often make poor decisions due to their impulsivity and inability to organize their thoughts, but there are coping strategies that can help. Read on to find out more.
Controlling bad language in Asperger’s children can be a daunting task; however, it is essential that adult role models help that child learn to filter their language into appropriate responses.
Autism spectrum therapies can offer some relief to those who suffer the symptoms of autism. Speech and language therapy, play therapy and art therapy are all ways to help your autistic child to lead a better life.