Attention Deficit Disorder

Driven to Distraction: ADHD Part 2

Current research is unveiling some very interesting developments in understanding the way the brain works. In this second installment in a series of blogs on ADHD, I discuss what is going on in the brain in ADHD. I also discuss how it can be diagnosed.

Driven to Distraction: What is ADHD?


Taking a closer look at ADHD Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a prevalent psychological disorder affecting approximately 9.5% of children and adolescents aged between 4-17 years according to the most recent National Survey of Children’s Health in the US (See Visser et. al., 2013). That is approximately 1 in 10 children!