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This story was originally published on Jan. It started when my preschool teacher labeled me as manipulative and intentionally disruptive. She even tried to film me to prove to my mother I was a problem — she never got that footage, and accused me of pretending to behave at the sight of the camera. Although I was only 3 years old, she was convinced that my insistent hand raising and refusal to sit still were signs that I was malicious instead of simply understimulated.
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However, the original source of the word is uncertain. Guess what other word has obscure roots? Parents also use the word girls for their daughters of any age. While it is often used in a similar manner to its male counterpart boy , the word girl can have sexist implications that boy does not—although boy has its own racist past. That said, please note that referring to a Black adult man or other male members of minority groups as boy is racist.
Knowledge of ADHD in women at this time is extremely limited as few studies have been conducted on this population. Women have only recently begun to be diagnosed and treated for ADHD, and today, most of what we know about this population is based on the clinical experience of mental health professionals who have specialized in treating women. ADHD in young girls is often overlooked, the reasons for which remain unclear, and many females are not diagnosed until they are adults. Frequently, a woman comes to recognize her own ADHD after one of her children has received a diagnosis. As she learns more about ADHD, she begins to see many similar patterns in herself.