Educators & Other School Personnel

Understanding ADHD

Understanding ADHD

To better support your students with ADHD, it may help to understand more about the disorder. Select a topic to explore.

What is ADHD?

Presents an introduction to ADHD and dispels some myths about this often-misunderstood disorder

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Possible Causes of adhd

Reviews 3 factors that may contribute to the development of ADHD

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Symptoms of adhd

Lists the symptoms of ADHD and discusses how symptoms may look different in students of different ages

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How adhd is Diagnosed

Describes the criteria that health care professionals use to determine whether a student has adhd

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How adhd is Managed

Explains the types of approaches that health care professionals may use to manage a child's adhd

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