Supporting a partner with ADHD is a journey filled with highs and lows. It brings moments of joy, passion, and excitement. But, living with someone who struggles with listening, forgetfulness, or disorganisation can be challenging.
In the recent documentary, Sam Thompson: Is this ADHD?, Made in Chelsea’s Sam Thompson takes us through his journey of adult ADHD diagnosis.
The programme discusses relationships, shedding light on how Zara McDermott, Sam’s partner, navigates the challenges of his ADHD. She openly discusses how ADHD affects their home life and relationship. Her determination to support Sam will resonate with anyone who is supporting a loved one with ADHD.
Watch the documentary HERE
Recognising challenges that come with ADHD and practising patience is crucial, but it can be demanding and frustrating. Remember, your needs matter too. Finding the right balance means understanding how to be there for your loved one while looking out for yourself too.
Follow our tips to support your loved ones with ADHD while looking after your own needs.