Children With “ADD” are Neuro-Divergent

A brief discussion of ADD/ADHD, my personal experiences, and the problem with psychiatric diagnoses. I am using a more professional microphone now; I hope it helps. Please subscribe and share.


Tale of a Pharmaco-Zombie Child

When I was a youngster I was diagnosed with ADD. Educators said I could not pay attention. They said I often got lost in my own world. I would not read what they wanted. I read my own material, usually fantasy sagas and other unpopular works of fiction. They constantly had to discipline me and complain to my mom about my attention span. As a result, they believed I needed to take a speed compound to correct my “mental illness…”

But the Ritalin addled my nervous system.