Blog Profile / ADHD and Marriage

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What are Your Links?

ADHD & Marriage News - December 14, 2017 Quote of the Week “When you consider who you want to marry, make sure you find someone with whom you can have a lively discussion about what is happening in the world around you every morningShow More Summary

My Partner Deserves It

ADHD & Marriage News - December 7, 2017 Quote of the Week “An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind." - Mahatma Ghandi My Partner Deserves It It’s easy to believe that if one is wronged by one’s partner, that ‘justifies’...Show More Summary

Inside ADHD

ADHD & Marriage News - November 29, 2017 Quote of the Week “Unless you’re inside an ADHD brain, it’s hard to fathom how much it dominates your life." - Linda Roggli Inside ADHD Roggli wouldn’t put it this way, but I will.  Non-ADHD partners...Show More Summary

What is Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria and How Does it Relate to ADHD?

Submitted by MelissaOrlov on 11/24/2017. Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD ADHD Voices A participant in my most recent ADHD couples seminar recently made a life-changing discovery – he has suffered all of his life from Rejection Sensitive...Show More Summary

What Cost, Wisdom?

ADHD & Marriage News - November 20, 2017 Quote of the Week “The lessons of love can be costly and the price of wisdom very steep.  Yet, these initially unwelcomed tutorials hold seeds of great potential to liberate us to live more authentic...Show More Summary


ADHD & Marriage News - November 1, 2017 Quote of the Week “How we interact with and support each other affects the way we age. Compassion is critical." - Elizabeth Blackburn, Researcher on Aging Compassion One thing about compassionShow More Summary

ADHD Across the Lifespan

Submitted by MelissaOrlov on 10/26/2017. Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD ADHD Voices The severity of ADHD symptoms – as well as what symptoms you exhibit – change with environmental factors such as stress, lack of sleep, or an increase...Show More Summary

To Change…

ADHD & Marriage News - October 25, 2017 Quote of the Week “You never change things by fighting the existing reality.  To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete." - Buckminster Fuller To Change… When...Show More Summary


ADHD & Marriage News - October 18, 2017 Quote of the Week “There is no crime, absolutely none, that connote be condoned when ‘our’ side commits it.” - George Orwell Justified Well, I might not agree completely with this statement asShow More Summary

Shame is Riding Shotgun

ADHD & Marriage News - October 12, 2017 Quote of the Week “It’s always helpful to remember that when perfectionism is driving, shame is riding shotgun.” - Brene Brown, in Rising Strong Shame is Riding Shotgun Satisfaction, happiness,...Show More Summary

7 Ways to Save Money on Your ADHD Prescriptions

Submitted by MelissaOrlov on 10/12/2017. One of my current seminar participants happens to be an M.D. After someone asked how to pay less for ADHD medications that are currently costing her north of $300 a month, this doctor sent me six...Show More Summary

Know Better

ADHD & Marriage News - October 6, 2017 Quote of the Week “I did then what I knew how to do.  Now that I know better I do better.” - Maya Angelou Know Better Once you have learned just how much adult ADHD can impact your relationshipShow More Summary

Being Alive

ADHD & Marriage News - September 27, 2017 Quote of the Week “It matters not where or how far you travel…but how much alive you are.” - Henry David Thoreau Being Alive One of the things that attracted me to my husband was how much energy...Show More Summary

ADHD Partners and Time - Being Late Isn't Just About Time Management

Submitted by MelissaOrlov on 09/15/2017. Communication Tips with ADHD Conflicts Around Household Tasks “What time is it?” “7:55” “What time did I say I would be here?” “8:00” Big cheesy grin…“That’s right.” This simple conversation occurred...Show More Summary

Wandering and ADHD

ADHD & Marriage News - September 6, 2017 Quote of the Week “Not all those who wander are lost.” - J.R. R. Tolkien Wandering and ADHD The ADHD mind wanders…a lot!  It comes upon something interesting and off it goes, exploring it!  And...Show More Summary

Hard Work

ADHD & Marriage News - August 31, 2017 Quote of the Week “Through greater effort and hard work a precious dream comes true.” - Chinese fortune cookie Hard Work I was reading about research interviews recently conducted with couples who...Show More Summary

Tips for Becoming Independent of Parent/Child Dynamics

Submitted by MelissaOrlov on 08/31/2017. Anger, Frustration & ADHD Conflicts Around Household Tasks Negotiation and Setting Boundaries It is REALLY hard to wait for an ADHD partner to learn to get him or herself better organized.  I know I just always wanted to jump in and provide suggestions. Show More Summary

Exploring Your Partner

ADHD & Marriage News - August 24, 2017 Quote of the Week “Shift from performance to exploration…" - Ad for a mindful seminar about ‘relations in bed’ Exploring Your Partner If I write the “S” word in this tip your spam filter won’t send...Show More Summary

Resisting Pain

ADHD & Marriage News - August 8, 2017 Quote of the Week “For most of us, the natural response to pain signals is resistance – to push them away or deny that they even exist.  Yet ignoring pain only serves to add an extra layer of angst to an already unpleasant situation. Show More Summary

The Unvarnished Truth

ADHD & Marriage News - August 2, 2017 Quote of the Week “‘I’m the only person who cares about you enough to tell you the truth,’ (my friend said.)  Why did I keep going back for more abuse?  Because I figured her honesty was keepingShow More Summary

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