This is the eighth in a series of brief, daily posts during October — global ADHD Awareness Month. Each features a quote that relates to ADHD and neurodiversity.
I prefer to distinguish ADD as attention abundance disorder. Everything is just so interesting, remarkably all at the same time.
– Frank Coppola, ADHD Coach
ADHD expert Dr. William Dodson describes ADHD as an “interest-based nervous system.” Dr. Dodson writes frequently for ADDitude magazine. One of his articles, “Secrets of Your ADHD Brain,” explains how an interest-based nervous system works. I have found his explanations among the most helpful in my own growing understanding of ADHD.