A 30-year-old member asked:
what does "inhibitory volition" mean adhd?
1 doctor answer • 12 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Poor Impulse Control: Inhibitory volition is a fancy term for poor impulse control. People with adhd tend to have poor impulse control or deficits in inhibitory volition.
5860 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 34-year-old member asked:
What does "inhibitory volition" = adhd?
2 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Not necessarily: Irresistable impulse may be an impulse not resisted. There are degrees of both volition and inhibition they are not equal or the same.
5844 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 14, 2016
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$15 per month
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.