ADHD and addiction are a common yet disastrous combination, each one insatiably feeding the other. It's imperative to treat both issues to unsure a successful recovery. Author Wendy Richardson, a licensed counselor who battles ADHD herself, compassionately speaks to those with ADHD who overindulge in food, drugs, alcohol, gambling, spending, and sex. She explains the scientific data and provides clear answers for those desperately trying to figure out why they (or their loved ones) cannot overcome substance or behavioral additions. Don't let ADHD and addiction destroy your life. Open up a window to recovery by understanding how addictions are used to self-medicate ADHD. Discover a new vitality as you learn to manage both sides of the ADHD/addiction challenge.