Misdiagnosis and self-doubt

ID: A woman with her head in her hands looking sad - Misdiagnosis and self doubt written by Just A Square Peg blog

For many, misdiagnosis and self-doubt go arm-in-arm together. They did for me and I bet they do for you too. Growing up, self-doubt was a casual friend on my shoulder, whispering sour nothings like ‘Are you sure you want to do that? Failing is so embarrassing’ and ‘Do you really think that’s good?’. It’s meant … Read more

5 useful questions to ask if you suspect mental health misdiagnosis

ID 5 useful questions to ask if you suspect mental health misdiagnosis - Just A Square Peg blog

5 useful questions to ask if you suspect mental health misdiagnosis* It was my autistic counsellor who first thought I’d been misdiagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD) and suggested that I was autistic with ADHD. After seven years of seeing me, she got to know me better than I knew myself. That’s why I trusted … Read more