ADHD & Your Child: The Basics

ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is defined in the DSM-5[Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-5th edition] as the persistent pattern of inattention, hyperactivity-impulsivity, or both that interferes with normal functioning and development. The manifestations of inattention include wandering of task, being disorganized and the lack of persistence. Hyperactivity includes fidgeting, and talkativeness. Impulsivity […]