That weird girl; ADHD in Women

Season 3, Episode 33,   May 30, 2023, 02:56 AM

Esperanza shares her experiences and research into Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in this two part look at ADHD in girls and women. It's not easy being "that weird girl," but, on this journey, she discovered she's definitely not the only one.

Esperanza shares the knowledge she's gained by growing up with and seeking treatment for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder as an adult.  Many girls with ADHD go undiagnosed and untreated, in part, because the symptoms are less obvious or disruptive to others. In her desire to uncover all she could about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Ms. Phoenix amassed more information than she could squeeze into a single episode. Let’s unpack part one of this two part dive into the topic of ADHD in girls and women. Return for part two when Esperanza unpacks the rest and shares some of the gadgets she uses to manage her ADHD.