Blog:  What is ADHD?  http://wp.me/pRy4Z-E

 Recommended Reading:  The Family Solution  A Scientific Approach to Maximizing Your Child;s Attention and Minimizing Parental Stress by Mark Bertin, MD, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011

 

Definition:  ADHD is a disorder of self-regulation and a set of skills called executive function.  It is an attention management, self-regulation, organization and planning disorder based on measurable differences in brain structure and function.

What can be done for the child with ADHD? 

Behavioral and educational management? 

Medication?