People with ADHD in many cases their symptoms cause certain difficulties when it comes to relating to other people. In ADHD & Chess we present the practice of chess as the best tool to improve and advance in social relationships.
Many studies refute this statement, and it is that in a game the player respects the way of thinking and the strategies carried out by his opponent, in addition to fostering empathy, since one tries to put himself in the place of the other to find out the movement that the other will make.
Also, some personality traits are positively affected during a chess game like self-esteem as it can go up when the player wins the game. Coldness, degree of risk aversion, speculation and perseverance are also promoted.
It is a sport that allows you to compete against people of different origins , economic levels, ages, education.