The ADHD Test
The Girl Who Comes Early
"Am I ADHD?! If so then I can tell everyone who’s still waiting and for me to write The Great Book that I am, and I’ll be totally off the hook.”
The Un-Glamour of Depression
"She doesn’t so much sit in the waiting room as set up base camp..."
The doctor has a problem.
"Depression chose me long before I was diagnosed.
Unfortunately, so did not being superfamous and rich."
2. In the pink.
"Nonetheless, it’s important to occasionally let the psychiatrist think it’s not all about you, and indulge them. . ."
1. Modus Operandi
"I don’t need reasons to get depressed. I have these moving men in my brain who turn up unannounced, shift the furniture around, then disappear for days, weeks or sometimes months."
"Dr. D does not employ a receptionist. He prefers to manage his waiting room using CCTV. This is smart because receptionists are judgemental, even the pleasant ones. It goes with the job. . ."