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What is ADD or ADHD?

ADHD is a common condition that affects children, teenagers, and adults. It is characterized by developmentally inappropriate levels of inattention, impulsivity, and/or hyperactivity.

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Survival Tips for the Summer!

Summer means warm weather, splashing in the pool, vacations and time off from the pressures of school. But for many parents of children with attention

ADHD and Summer Camps

Summer camps can be a wonderful learning opportunity and a fun time for kids. There are lots of different activities and summer camp experiences available.

Overcoming Chronic Procrastination

Many adults with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) live with troubling procrastination. Sometimes it can be very difficult just to get started

Can ADHD Develop in Adulthood?

"I am a 48 year old woman and recently I have been having problems concentrating and remembering things. I actually seem to have some of the symptoms of

ADHD and Sensitivities

If you or your loved one (your child, spouse, sibling, etc.) have ADHD, do you ever notice that this person seems to be more sensitive both emotionally and

Exam Study Tips

If you have attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) you probably spend more time and effort studying for exams than a student without ADHD. Finding

Help! I Need Suggestions for Handling My Child's Behavior

"I have a four-year-old son who was recently diagnosed with ADHD. It's been an uphill battle that my husband and I manage every day. Although it has taken

Why Is Structure Important?

"My 10-year-old son has recently been diagnosed with ADHD. One of the things I keep hearing about is the importance of structure and a structured environment.

How Do I Know If My Child Has ADHD?

Children with ADHD (and adults with ADHD, as well) are a heterogeneous group. Symptoms of ADHD can affect people in varying ways, in varying combinations,

Understanding ADHD in Girls

Learn more about attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in girls and the importance of identification and treatment.

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