If you feel "down" or no longer enjoy doing things you used to like to do for at least 2 weeks, talk to your doctor.
Depression is related to weight gain or weight loss, sleeping difficulty or sleeping too much, fatigue, forgetfulness, and suicide.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
ADHD includes impulsivity and restlessness that results in functional impairment.
Your doctor will ask you about:
Hyperactivity symptoms - restlessness, constant activity, tendency to choose very active jobs
Impulsivity symptoms - quitting jobs, overreaching to frustrations
Inattention symptoms - procrastination, difficulty making decisions, poor time management, difficulty in organizing activities
Treatment includes pharmacological interventions (ie amphetamines, antidepression, SSRI) and cognitive-behavioral therapy