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Comorbid ADHD Complicates Most Diagnoses and Treatment Plans

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1, comorbidities rarely factor into the evaluation — leading to an incomplete diagnosis. You have ADHD, but what else might you have?

Or, no, you do not have ADHD but rather some other condition that explains the symptoms that led you to seek help.This is why checklist evaluations, while helpful screening tools, are inadequate by themselves.

You need to sit down and talk to a human being and tell your story. In medical parlance, this is called sharing your history, and your history is the most revealing and useful test in all of medicine.

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