Written by Pat Pughe-Parry Pat Pughe-Parry
Last Updated: 21 June 2017 21 June 2017

thumb car journeysThe car, caravan, boat, trailer are packed and hitched up. Lights, brakes and indicators are checked and everyone is strapped in ready to roll.

Are we there yet? How far do you get before this chorus starts?

ADDers (those with ADHD) can't sit still for long and have little concept of time. They are also great at pushing your buttons. So how do you survive the trip?

Happy travels.

Know The Jargon - ADHD Acronyms

ADDer - a person who has ADHD or ADD

ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder

ADD - Attention Deficit Disorder

SCT - Sluggish Cognitive Tempo - a new name for ADD

ODD - Oppositional Defiance Disorder

CD - Conduct Disorder

OCD - Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

 Bi-polar - Bi-polar Disorder, used to be Manic-Depression 

SPD - Sensory Processing Disorder

PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

SAD - Seasonal Affective Disorder

ACT -  Action Consequence Trigger - monitoring forms devised and supplied by Living ADDventure┬«