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‘Are People with ADHD Smarter?’ Why Linking ADHD and IQ Needs Myth-Busting

Psych Centra
 2021-11-23

Cover picture for the articleWhile having ADHD can change the way intelligence is expressed, ADHD and IQ are two separate characteristics. People with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can have difficulty with attention and memory. To some people, this may make them seem less intelligent than average. On the other hand, they can...

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MUSTANG99
11-25

I'm ADHD/OCD and my IQ is 149. So I doubt they correlate. I should be a genius with the severe ADHD I deal with daily.

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