When ADHD and Anxiety Occur Together
It’s not uncommon for people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to also have symptoms of anxiety. In fact, nearly half of adults who have ADHD also have an anxiety disorder. The conditions have some similar symptoms, which might make it difficult to tell them apart. This also might complicate diagnoses and treatment plans. There’s a strong link between ADHD and anxiety, but with the right management plan, you can create a strategy to cope with one or both of them.