5 Common Relationship Mistakes for Adults With ADHD

Relationships require work and commitment, but when one of you has ADHD, this presents special challenges. This eMedTV slideshow looks the top 5 relationship mistakes that both adults with ADHD and those without it make and how to avoid them.

5 Common Relationship Mistakes for Adults With ADHD
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Playing the Blame Game

Your partner without ADHD just doesn't understand. Your partner with ADHD just doesn't care. The cat looked at both of you funny. The planets are out of alignment. Stop blaming anything and everything else for problems in your relationship. This wastes time and will never lead to a resolution. Unless someone deliberately did something hurtful, stop trying to assign blame for the problem. Or if it is your fault, 'fess up and take ownership of it. Then work together to find a solution.

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