Secondary Symptoms of AD/HD - dummies

Secondary Symptoms of AD/HD

By Jeff Strong, Michael O. Flanagan

Part of AD/HD For Dummies Cheat Sheet

AD/HD is not limited to the classic (or primary) symptoms of inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. Many other (secondary) symptoms exist that can negatively impact your life and can include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Worry

  • Boredom

  • Loss of motivation

  • Frustration

  • Low self-esteem

  • Sleep disturbances

  • Hopelessness

  • Procrastination

  • Difficulty getting along with others

  • Difficulty managing time or money