Sometimes the easiest part of a relationship is the beginning, when your ADHD qualities are often an asset.You may be high-energy, creative, open, honest, engaging, and talkative, and others may be drawn to your charisma, enthusiasm, sensitivity ,and likability.In adults, hyperactivity may decrease, but struggles with impulsiveness, restlessness and difficulty paying attention may continue.

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We also have a slightly longer ADD quiz, if you prefer.

This ADHD quiz takes less than a minute to complete and you'll be provided with an instant score.

In some cases, ADHD is not recognized or diagnosed until the person is an adult.

Adult ADHD symptoms may not be as clear as ADHD symptoms in children.

Different types of health care professionals may diagnose and supervise treatment for ADHD.

Seek a provider who has training and experience in caring for adults with ADHD.

If your difficulties are recent or occurred only occasionally in the past, you probably don't have ADHD.

ADHD is diagnosed only when symptoms are severe enough to cause ongoing problems in more than one area of your life.

While the exact cause of ADHD is not clear, research efforts continue.