Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Difficulty paying attention, nonstop talking and having trouble staying still are all indicators of ADHD, so what is ADHD. ADHD stands for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and it’s a common mental disorder that most commonly starts during childhood and can continue into teenage years and adulthood. With ADHD there are major problems with executive functions…

Ellyn Cavanagh, PhD, ARNP, a Autism and ADHD specialist discusses ADHD treatments.

Ellyn Cavanagh, PhD, ARNP, a Autism and ADHD specialist discusses ADHD treatments.

Youth with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder oftentimes have learning disabilities. And as a group, as a whole, they’re eight times more likely to not finish high school. So taking their medication through high school, whether they go on to college or choose a vocation, medication will help them to successfully complete high school and medications…