Adult ADHD and ADD
What is ADHD/ADD?
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurobiological condition characterized by persistent distractibility, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. In adults, ADHD affects complex mental processes such as concentration, motivation, problem-solving, working memory, and sustained attention, making everyday life challenging.
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) is a similar condition to ADHD, typically without the hyperactive symptoms, focusing more on attention difficulties.
Symptoms of Adult ADHD
Symptoms of adult ADHD typically emerge in childhood but may become less apparent with age and vary in severity. The symptoms experienced and the level of impairment caused by the condition are unique to each individual.
- Struggle to concentrate for extended periods?
- Feel constantly hyperactive and restless?
- Experience difficulty with organization, planning, prioritizing tasks, and managing time?
- Have trouble multitasking and completing everyday tasks?
- Lack attention to detail?
- Display impulsive behavior due to a lack of patience?
- Find it challenging to make decisions?
- Have regular bouts of forgetfulness or mental fog?
- Struggle to focus?
These are some of the most commonly experienced symptoms of adult ADHD. In addition, individuals with ADHD may also face high levels of stress and anxiety, leading to low self-esteem and insecurity. Explaining these symptoms to others can be challenging, as they are often misunderstood as a lack of motivation.
We understand your struggles, and we are here to help. Through a comprehensive assessment of your symptoms, including their frequency, duration, and your medical history, we can diagnose adult ADHD and provide effective treatment to alleviate the burden of living with these symptoms, which can impact your career, relationships, and daily tasks. We are not just here to listen and understand; we are here to support you on your journey.
How Our Therapy Services Can Help You?
Our therapy services aim to create a supportive and productive environment where you can address and overcome your mental health concerns. We prioritize your well-being, offering personalized care and attention. Through a comprehensive assessment, we develop a customized online treatment plan to effectively manage your condition. With a range of services and therapeutic treatments, including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and compassion-focused therapy, we cater to your specific needs.
Benefits of Online Therapy
Online therapy provides a convenient and transformative way to access psychotherapy services from anywhere in the world. It eliminates barriers to therapy by allowing you to receive care in the comfort of your own home. Our high-quality online assessments and treatments are accessible to individuals across the UK. Our expert practitioners deliver the same level of care as in-person sessions, regardless of your location, ensuring support and assistance wherever you are.
Our Unique Approach to Private Mental Health Treatment
We believe in tailoring our approach to address your unique symptoms and situation. By listening closely to your struggles, we create a personalized treatment plan. Seeking mental health support can be daunting, but our practitioners provide unwavering support and understanding during your initial consultation. Our team of psychiatrists, psychologists, and therapists equip you with the tools to understand and manage your symptoms, promoting a happier life. We prioritize confidentiality, comply with GDPR guidelines, and seamlessly integrate with other forms of ongoing health and mental care.
Who Can Benefit from Our Therapy Services?
Our therapy services cater to individuals seeking short-term support during stressful periods, those addressing long-standing issues, individuals interested in emotional exploration, and those seeking techniques to regain balance. We also assist individuals in maintaining good mental health, even without immediate distress.
Choosing the Right Therapy Option
We offer various evidence-based therapy options such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Compassion Focused Therapy, Cognitive Analytic Therapy, and Mindfulness-Based Therapy. During the initial appointment, we conduct an assessment to understand your difficulties and offer a psychological perspective. While we may suggest the most effective approach, the final decision is yours. Once you decide on the treatment path, you can book follow-up appointments and begin therapy.
Duration of Therapy
The duration of therapy varies based on individual needs. Progress can be achieved at different paces, with some situations requiring shorter treatment periods and others needing longer-term support.
Working with a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist
Collaborating with a psychologist or therapist involves a three-stage process: assessment, formulation, and treatment. We gather comprehensive details to understand your condition, offer a functional understanding of the problem, and work with you to manage and prevent symptoms from dominating your life.
Our mission is to support you in achieving a healthy future, free from mental health symptoms. Our team of highly trained psychologists and psychiatrists collaborates to provide a personalized service that meets your specific needs. We conduct thorough assessments, continuously update your treatment plan, and ensure ongoing assessment of appropriate medical care.
Why Choose Health Choices Global?
We provide national coverage across the UK, offering comprehensive mental health support to transform the quality of your life. Our team of experts is available 7 days a week, providing flexible and confidential remote appointments. We are members of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and other regulatory bodies, ensuring professional and reliable care.