Sluggish Cognitive Tempo is similar to the “inattentive” category of ADHD in the lack of focus on detail, reluctance to perform tasks that require serious mental effort, and a tendency to lose objects.
Is different from the “inattentive” form of ADHD in fundamental ways:
– Prone to daydreaming
– Difficulty staying awake in boring situations
– Easily confused
– Easily bored
– Lethargic or more tired than others
– Slow moving or “slow-thinking”