OCD and ADHD: The Polar Opposites That Are Not. Some diagnoses of attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD) are more difficult to make than others. Thirty to 50 percent of individuals with ADHD also have a learning disability, difficulty regulating emotions (anxiety, mood disorder.
In adult patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder who are thought to have comorbid attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, the symptoms of.
OCD and ADHD Dual Diagnosis Misdiagnosis and the Cognitive 'Cost' of of 21 % of children and 8.5% of adults with OCD actually have ADHD as well.