Does anyone here believe or has been diagnosed with comorbid BPD (borderline personality disorder)? If so, what did you do or would recommend to manage your life with this disorder? I seem to exhibit several symptoms and will definitely speak to a shrink soon. Here to get more perspective and some helpful tips.

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Has the winners of various categories in the year end elife call received their 5k gift vouchers? Deloitte India.

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How many people here feel having children is like burdening the planet?

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Planning on secondment to Sydney at SC level. What are my chances of promotion to M in 2 years? Coming in with 5 years experience and offered 108k. Is this good in terms of the banding?

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So moving to the Middle East with my partner and we’re expecting a baby! Any recommendations on where to stay? We’re considering downtown or Business Bay. Looking for best practices
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32F, recently diagnosed, currently writing a doctoral dissertation and will be joining consulting in . Had doubts about taking medication. But I first had a 10 mg Adderall yesterday and worked on my dissertation for 17 hours.

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Is there a stimulant treatment that is considered the best to try out first?

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Was on adderall throughout college, but didn’t like how my body responded to it. After joining the workforce full-time, I think I need to start medication again. Any softer meds that work for you?

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Got diagnosed with combined ADHD and general and social anxiety. Where do I start? Biggest difficulty that I am facing is that my spouse and family don’t believe such a thing exists and continue to downplay it and are in denial. I know there are resources that I can share with them but what hurts me the most is them not understanding/respecting my feelings.

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Hello to anyone who joins!

I have sooo much work to do but im in bed stressing about all the work I need to do, not doing the work 🙄

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Anyone else feel like this. I love consulting and doing different things and the fast paced nature but sometimes it’s too fast. In college I had extra time because I like having the ability to be meticulous, slow down and verify my work. Not to mention traveling is exciting as well except but how does everyone prevent their brain and life from feeling scrambled?

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That moment when you don’t remember if you took your Adderall so you take one just in case 🙃

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Has anyone found an optimal balance / tips & tricks consuming caffeine with Vyvanse 20/30mg?

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On the blog idea I posted - can you let me know any areas you would want stories or info on, stuff you wish you’d known, stuff you’re still figuring out, or anything you’d be willing to write about? Could be anon or not. Just sussing out all the parts! For example, I know people who were diagnosed younger have had to battle with not feeling like they need meds to work effectively vs those getting access and diagnosis later having to trial and error while learning about it all fresh.

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How do you redirect hyper-fixation? I’m trying to studying for a certificate. Instead I’ve found myself going down Reddit rabbit holes. I’ve already deleted social media/games/distractions off of my phone. I’ve already taken my medication for the day. It seems that I can get into a groove with just about anything but studying now a days.

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Got diagnosed with ADHD after starting a new job. I continued working as I tried various medication as well as talk therapy. My job has given me a month notice to shape up or get fired. I’ve never told them I had ADHD. Can I prolonge this notice if I share my medical history this they have to make reasonable accommodation?

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ADHDers who applied or are applying for joint MBA/MPP or MBA/MPA at Harvard, Stanford, Columbia etc? Please comment! Advice appreciated.

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Happy Halloween 🎃 my fellow ADHD 🐠!Pros and cons for those of you who take adderall regularly? Just got diagnosed and will start the prescription today.

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Have SO much technical documentation to read by the end of the week. Very dry, but detailed. Probably about 300 pages worth.

Even with meds, focus is tough. Content is just so dry, but I need to be able to understand it to an extent. Can anyone provide any tips/tricks??

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Interesting bowl.

I've found ways to empower myself and make this more of a tool than liability - on most days.

Besides tech and wellness, what's one thing you do that helps?

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Does time blocking tasks for the day work for anyone? I get caught up, unable to finish tasks within the time block and feel miserable.

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