Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurobiological condition that affects an estimated 5-7% of the population. ADHD is an ongoing … [Read more...] about What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, ADHD occurs in an estimated 3 to 5 percent of preschool and school-age children. Therefore, in a … [Read more...] about How common is ADHD?
A child with ADHD often shows some of the following: Difficulties with Attention: Trouble paying attention Inattention to details and … [Read more...] about What are common signs and symptoms of ADHD?
The good news is that effective treatment is available. With the right treatment, children and adults with ADHD can improve their ability to pay … [Read more...] about What are the types of treatment for ADHD?
Without treatment, a child with ADHD may fall behind in school and have trouble with friendships. Family life may also suffer. Untreated ADHD can … [Read more...] about What are the consequences of untreated ADHD?
The process is the same for children and adults. There is a clinical interview with parents/spouse or other family member to get clinical information … [Read more...] about How is ADHD diagnosed?