5 Interesting Facts About ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, is a mental disorder that affects the individual’s ability to focus.Even adults can show signs of ADHD. We will dive into the symptoms and signs of ADHD, which affects roughly 8% of children and 2% of adults, according to the American Psychiatric Association (What Is ADHD?, 2018). We will also explore the causes of ADHD and possible treatment options. Psych2Go will speak about what teachers can do, as well as what parents can do to better facilitate individuals with ADHD. Do you struggle with ADHD or know someone who does? What strategies have you found to be helpful? Please share your thoughts with us below! Check out the following channels for more ADHD resource: How To ADHD - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-nPM1_kSZf91ZGkcgy_95Q TotallyADD - https://www.youtube.com/user/TotallyADD Ally Hardesty, Living with ADHD - https://youtu.be/zhVe4nQkj90 References: Bushak, L. (2015, October 7). The 11 Biggest Myths And Misconceptions About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Medical Daily. Retrieved July 26, 2018. Dendy, C. (2008). How Teachers Can Help Every Student Shine. ADDitude. Retrieved July 26, 2018. Orenstein, B. (2010, August 8). 15 Signs Your Child May Have ADHD. Everyday Health. Retrieved July 26, 2018. Tartakovsky, M. (2016, July 17). Parenting Kids with ADHD: 16 Tips to Tackle Common Challenges. Psych Central. Retrieved July 26, 2018. Treatment of ADHD. (2018). The National Resource on ADHD. Retrieved July 26, 2018. What Is ADHD? (2018). American Psychiatric Association. Retrieved July 26, 2018. Ways to Support Us: https://www.patreon.com/Psych2GoNow Buy from our shop here: https://psych2go.shop/collections/magazines For Business Inquiries - editorial@psych2go.net Please share and like our videos if they've helped you out! Join our lovely community by pressing the subscribe button! Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/Psych2Go

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