The decision to see a doctor regarding ADHD is ultimately in the hands of each patient. Symptoms may be more severe and may require immediate action; in other cases, someone may have been living with symptoms for years without being affected an extreme amount. Use a series of questions for self-evaluation to deduce if it is time to see a doctor.
When seeking a diagnosis of ADHD, many time people don't know where to start or what to expect of the process. It would be easy if there were a blood test that could pinpoint ADHD or other mental disorders, but there isn't. Instead, there are a series of assessments medical professionals use to determine if ADHD is present. Many…