Positive Qualities of ADD

  • We are intelligent and highly motivated by intellectual challenges.
  • We are creative and highly imaginative, and can express ourselves in unique ways.
  • We have high energy and meet challenges with enthusiasm.
  • We are intuitive and can easily sense the needs and feelings of others.
  • We are resourceful, and can devise ways and means to accomplish things.
  • We are warmhearted and enjoy doing things for others.
  • We are humorous and have an ability to make others laugh.
  • We are hardworking and have a never-say-die approach to life.
  • We are willing to take risks and see risk-taking as a form of excitement.
  • We are loyal, honest, and trustworthy.
  • We are flexible, and adapt easily to change.
  • We are change-agents, and like the intrigue involved in change.
  • We are productive and effective if we like what we are doing.
  • We are forgiving, and rarely hold grudges.
  • We are good observers of the world around us, and are able to find quick solutions to complicated situations.

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Staff, H. (2007, June 7). Positive Qualities of ADD, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2024, July 13 from

Last Updated: February 13, 2016

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