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ADHD is a common behavioral disorder that affects about 10% of school age children. Kids with ADHD are hyperactive, act without thinking and have a hard time staying focused. This course will look at how ADHD affects children, teens and adults, and will provide tips for helping manage symptoms at each stage. You will learn about the treatment options, including medication as well as various types of therapy that are proven to help people with ADHD manage their symptoms.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Define attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- Understand what leads to a diagnosis and recognize the symptoms
- Explain the causes and risk factors
- Describe the complications and the conditions that co-exist with ADHD