Spotlight on Adult ADD Inattention “Reeves, you missed the information about today’s staff meeting, didn’t you?” As Reeves hears this question, he tries to think back--when was the staff meeting announced--and how could he have missed that news, yet again? Reeves contends with adult ADD inattention on a daily basis.
ADHD and Mood Disorders Children who experience periods of hyperactivity, mood swings, and irritability may suffer from ADHD mood disorders. How intense is the child’s mood? Do the moods come and go with no apparent connection to what is happening in the child’s life? Are the moods consistent or episodic?
A Definition of ADHD What is ADHD? To define ADHD is to understand a condition that brings with it serious symptoms that can effect not only personal relationships, but also careers.
A Definition of Attention Deficit Disorder Despite the fact that between three and ten percent of the entire population is affected by ADD, it is a commonly misunderstood condition. Learn about the definition of attention deficit disorder and how it is used to diagnose patients.
The Facts about Attention Deficit Disorder in Children Since there tends to be some popular misconceptions and myths regarding attention deficit disorder in children, establishing a list of the solid facts concerning what we do know is certainly helpful. Here, we’ll give you the most salient facts to help you better understand ADHD.
Essential Facts about Adult ADD Compelling facts about adult ADD can be of great use to someone who suspects that they have it, to a person recently diagnosed, or for the compassionate folks desiring to better understand the condition because a loved one is struggling with it. No matter the reason, here are the salient facts.
ADHD and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder The ADHD obsessive compulsive disorder relationship is certainly worthy of noting and of particular interest to anyone who has been diagnosed or is wondering whether they have one or both. Here, we’ll differentiate the two mental disorders and explore where they might overlap.