Misdiagnosed ADHD in adults can create a lifetime of emotional turmoil. Doctors often mistake ADHD symptoms in adults for mood disorders, anxiety.
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Adult ADHD is often misdiagnosed as depression or an anxiety disorder, and can be overlooked as the source of such symptoms. Depression.
Anxiety and ADHD are very different, but in children the symptoms can look similar. of their older classmates and may wrongly be diagnosed with ADHD.