"It is estimated that those with ADHD receive more negative messages by age 12 than those without the condition." No wonder issues with self-esteem and self-compassion are so rampant in the ADHD community.
If your child has ADHD, you probably know about the major symptoms. And in some cases, hyperactivity. But many kids with ADHD share another symptom that often isn't mentioned. They have trouble managing their emotions.
ADHD and Autism are both mental disorders that cause focus and behavioral issues – but the similarities end there. See the differences between these two conditions in this simple infographic. They can commonly be seen together