This is actually my original post; but my account is locked so I had to open a new account. I just wanted to send a follow up to my original post. I did end up waiting the month in order to speak with the Neuro Psych Doctor; which was recommended by my doctor. I actually feel happy that I did speak with Dr. R because he has opened up the doors to explore exactly what is going on with me. We both firmly believe that I have ADHD; however I have to go back for more testing to make sure that it isn't bi-polar. The symptoms can be very similar and he does not want to "label" me until he is certain. My next appointment will be on 4/15 and it consists of a 4 hour head evaluation. He did suggest that I start to see a psychiatrist for my past problems; however I've never been a big fan of airing my dirty laundry. What is funny is now that he has opened my mind we now find out that this isn't adult ADHD; but most likely something I have lived with since I was a child. My biggest complaint about the entire situation is the fact that my personal doctor (not Dr. R the Neuro Psych Doctor), acted as if ADHD is a made up thing. He had no concern for what was happening with me and had no reasonable explanation as to how to go about fixing this. He also stated that my symptoms are all due to the daily grind of life. UGH! Needless to say I will be finding a new doctor who is more understanding. I hope you are all doing well with your treatments. It's great to have you all here for support.View Thread
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