Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD) & ADHD: Understanding the Connection
Choosing Therapy strives to provide our readers with mental health content that is accurate and actionable. We have high standards for what can be cited within our articles. Acceptable sources include government agencies, universities and colleges, scholarly journals, industry and professional associations, and other high-integrity sources of mental health journalism. Learn more by reviewing our full editorial policy.
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). (2017). National Institute of Mental Health. https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/statistics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd
Berenson, K. R., et al. (2009). Rejection sensitivity and disruption of attention by social threat cues. Journal of research in personality, 43(6), 1064–1072. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrp.2009.07.007
National Institute of Mental Health. (2021). Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Retrieved from: https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd