I am a young adult with 2 jobs in completely opposite. I am a millworker by day (40hr/week) and a jr web developer/programer by night (20-30hr/week). I am good at my jobs and at the mill am a leader with slightly more responsibility than the average joe. I have always been easily side tracked and have a wandering mind ect which can affect my performance. On days that I go straight from one job to the other, I also have a hard time switching gears and getting into/staying productive at my desk job after a day of screaming saws and wood slinging.
I know and even work with people that take one of the various ADD/ADHD medications and they say it really helps them. I would like to try this and see if it helps me. So I would like to take the test. However, I know that these are abused drugs and I feel like a doctor might think that I am nothing but another person looking for a prescription....but then again I am looking for a prescription, but for the good reasons not to abuse it.
Any input would be appreciated. I could also use some direction as to what kind of doctor to visit for this. I have heard various things from various people. I have good insurance so I should be covered, but I also don't want to end up having do a month to month evaluation like I have heard of kids/college students having to do.
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