General Anxiety Disorder Diagnosis

Posted Tuesday, April 5, 2022 by Sri.Tagged SQUIRK

In addition to the ADHD diagnosis, I also showed traits related to Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Autistic Spectrum Disorder Level 1.

I do know I suffer from certain kinds of anxiety related to feeling made to feel stupid and living in cultural isolation as a child, but there might be specific elements of my psyche that are high sensitivity or introverted or something like that that gave rise to it. After all, not everyone seems to have had the same experience as I did under the same circumstances.

This is a collection of notes I'm working through as insights pop into my head.


Example of GAD: multiplayer games, workaround is to be in charge / have authority through demonstrated competence