Scratchy, Loud, Bright, Tight: Sensory Overload & ADHD
Terry Matlen, ACSW
Many women with ADHD feel “sensory” assaulted by their environment: lights are too bright. Tags on clothes feel like daggers to the skin. Perfume triggers migraines. A child’s whining can sound like a blaring siren. I will be discussing these sensory triggers and what women with ADHD can do about them.