29 Positive Aspects Of ADD


  1. Sensitive
  2. Empathetic
  3. Feels things deeply
  4. Creative in nature (including problem-solving)
  5. Inventive
  6. Usually sees things from a unique perspective
  7. Great at finding things that are lost (i.e., people in a crowd, money on the ground
  8. Stand-up comic
  9. Perpetually acute
  10. Spontaneous
  11. Fun
  12. Energetic
  13. Open and non-secretive
  14. Eager for acceptance and willing to work for it
  15. Responsive to positive reinforcement
  16. Doesn’t harbor resentment
  17. Quick if they like what they are doing
  18. Difficult to fool
  19. Looks past the surface appearance to the core of people, situations, and issues
  20. Good neighbor
  21. Down to earth
  22. Sees unique relationships between people and things
  23. Cross disciplinary and interdisciplinary
  24. Less likely to go into a rut or go stale
  25. Original, with a sense of humor
  26. Observant
  27. Loyal
  28. Intense when interested in something
  29. More likely to do things because they want to than because they should, thus therefore more often wholehearted in efforts


Adapted from Lynn Weiss, 1995

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