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His wife's distractedness was particularly challenging when the children were young.

"She could be in the room but paying no attention to what was going on," he said. Traditional counseling didn't help. On the brink of the divorce, the wife found Ms. Orlov and Dr. Hallowell's Web site, adhdmarriage.com, and began consulting with Ms. Orlov. Although the couple have only just started therapy, they are finally hopeful about their future together.

"It's been a revelation," the wife said. "I didn't realize what a critical piece the A.D.H.D. has been in my marriage."


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