Maintaining friendships with delusional disorder and ADHD
But how can we seek accommodation for a mental health condition in our personal lives? It hurts to lose friendships and relationships.
Diamond in the Rough
In her article, The Three Cs of Disclosing Serious Mental Illness at Work: Control, Conditions, Costs, Dr. Baldwin states that “The disclosure decision is multifaceted, organized in dimensions of control, conditions, and costs. Control refers to the extent to which a mental illness is concealable, so that a worker may choose whether to disclose. The…
Work Accommodations for Delusional Disorder & ADHD
Let’s dissect this. A flexible arrival time is the most important accommodation for me, as I would be liable to get fired for tardiness otherwise. I am often late, as it’s difficult for me to wake up in the morning and get going. It’s like it takes my brain longer than others to reboot. I…