Characteristics of ADD

  • Emotional swings 
  • Chaotic/ Forgetful 
  • Often pulls back 
  • Something can be completely absorbed in something
  • A very big passion by interest
  • Avery big imagination 
  • Sensitive / Emotional /  Involved 
  • A lot of creative talent
  • very assertive but unsure of him/herself 
  • Has Humor 
  • Is intelligent 
  • Let everything waiting until the last minute 
  • always far ahead to think 
  • Stare / look ahead / seems absent 
  • Problem solving 
  • TV or radio is always on 
  • Concentration problems / distractibility 
  • Has difficulty applying motivation 
  • Too many thoughts / filiosofisch 
  • Perfectionist in contrast to chaos 
  • Is often daydream / is regularly too late, 
  • Poorly able to follow instructions 
  • Often feels overwhelmed 
  • Difficulties in finalizing details 
  • In mind wanders off when listening
  • Get cleanup chores out of the way 
  • Visual / Often a self-taught math 
  • Writing or reading disorder 
  • Prone to addiction 
  • Has insight, better in practice than theory 
  • Can move well in others / social 
  • Can appreciate logic
  • Few friends but socially 

Source: Karin Windt