Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) -is a behavioral condition that makes focusing on everyday requests and routines challenging. It includes a combination of persistent problems, such as difficulty paying attention, hyperactivity and impulsive behavior. People with ADHD typically have trouble getting organized, staying focused, making realistic plans and thinking before acting. They may be fidgety, noisy and unable to adapt to changing situations. Families considering treatment options should consult a qualified mental health professional for a complete review of their child's behavioral issues and a treatment plane you.
It is normal for children to have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another. However, children with ADHD do not just grow out of these behaviors. The symptoms continue, can be severe, and can cause difficulty at school, at home, or with friends.
Signs and Symptoms:
• Daydream a lot
• Forget or lose things a lot
• Squirm or fidget
• Talk too much
• Make careless mistakes or take unnecessary risks
• Have a hard time resisting temptation
• Have trouble taking turns
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)- Affects the emotional and educational development of children. Early intervention can help your child learn new coping skills and learn new habits to limit some of the effects that it has on your child’s schooling or interaction with others.
Some of the concerns you should look out for are the following;