Professionals with ADHD excel, breaking stereotypes. A forum user in final year of film study, enjoyed creative aspects but felt deflated by technical aspects, asked about suitable careers for ADHD. Here are top responses.
Carpentry offers diverse tasks to combat boredom and align with individual interests. A user suggests it as it allows creativity, perfectionism, and good income. The user also mentions that running the business solo, like therapy, brings satisfaction. [source link]
Epidemiology engages ADHD individuals with stimulating tasks. Being an Epidemiologist is captivating but can be challenging with project delays due to perfectionism. Enjoy the comfort of working from home four days a week, using noise-canceling headphones to focus.
Jewelry-making provides an outlet for creativity, especially for those with ADHD who prefer hands-on tasks. One jeweler shared, “...I get to play with fire and diamonds. Also, I don’t have to talk to customers often.”