What is it?
- Neurocognitive/neurobiological disorder
- No cure
- Lifetime struggles
- Three central issues: distractibility, hyperactivity, impulsivity
What does it look like?
Appears to not listen
- Makes careless mistakes
- Unorganized, loses things
- Incomplete assignments
- Careless errors and messy work
- Excessive movement, fidgets and squirms
- Misses information due to excessive talking
- Has trouble working alone
Also see Academic Tips for ADD/ADHD