ADHD Acceptance Month – Symbols

ADHD Butterfly Source

Aside from the one above there are a few I absolutely love.

The Infinity Rainbow Symbol (but a dragon) done by Kaya Oldaker. This is going to be my first tattoo as soon as I can afford it. I absolutely love this.

A dragon in the shape of an infinity symbol that is rainbow coloured like the neurodiversity symbol
Artist is @Kayas_Kosmos on Twitter

There is one other symbol that already exists that explains my life as a dual divergent (ADHD/Autistic) person – the Yin Yang symbol:

This symbol perfectly encapsulates the necessity of living in ordered chaos. A lifelong balancing act between two highly opposing forces. There are some other ones I mentioned during Autistic Acceptance Month – but these are the ones I love the most.

Daily blog challenge

October is here usually known as ‘ADHD Awareness Month’ – but IMO we ADHDers deserve more than that – we deserve acceptance. We need to be listened to, we need realistic accommodations, and help. We need to start moving toward ADHD Pride Month. People should be able to feel proud of being ADHDers, because the alternative is shame.

For 31 days I will be writing every day on being an ADHDer using this list of prompts:

Published by roryreckons

I am an ADHD/Autism Coach as well as ADHD/Autism/OCD/CPTSD advocate and independent ADHD/Autism researcher. I am an ADHD/Autism Coach who trained through the ADD Coaching Academy. I write mainly about ADHD/Autism/OCD/Mental health issues, but will also discuss morality, abolition, and current affairs occasionally.

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