Atention Deficit Disorder
Were you looking for information about ADHD? Atention deficit disorder is a common variation of ADHD.
ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is one of the most frequently occurring childhood psychiatric disorders. Its symptoms include not staying focused on a task, having trouble sitting still, and acting without thinking. These symptoms usually become evident in preschool or early elementary years and can continue into adolescence and even adulthood. In many cases, the most effective treatments for ADHD include medications and behavioral therapies.
(Click ADHD for more information about the different types of ADHD, warnings signs that may indicate the condition, and various treatment options that are available for the disorder.)