Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD/ADD) – causes, symptoms & pathology

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD/ADD) – causes, symptoms & pathology

What most people know—or think they know—about attention deficit disorder, or ADD, is that it’s used to describe somebody who can’t stay focused…and when they REALLY can’t focus, they have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. This continuum from one to the next isn’t quite how it works, though. ADD and ADHD are actually synonymous,…

How Is Autism Treated? | Child Psychology

How Is Autism Treated? | Child Psychology

So treatment for autism comes in a variety of different ways. It really depends on the individual abilities and capabilities of the child because every child has different strengths and limitations. More common treatments for autism include speech and language therapies to really help the child to develop good receptive, expressive language skills, pragmatic and…