Controversy In The Medical Community Concerning Medications For ADHD

Controversy In The Medical Community Concerning Medications For ADHD The controversy of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is loaded with implications in the field of medicine. In the past, many children who were disruptive or loud were considered both difficult to discipline and undeserving of Attention or they were the products of parents who did not know how to raise a child, and were pitied. Those children who were unable to focus while in school were labeled as slow learners …

Help For ADHD: Overcoming ADHD Without Drugs Or Supplements

… extended period of time, this can result in the label of ADHD for the child. The benefit of this is that it enables educators and the child study team to give extra time and Attention to the individual child. A personal assistant might be made available also. Parents can take appropriate measures to educate themselves and make adjustments in their parenting and this might help to offset the child’s predisposition towards hyperactivity or distractibility. Educators also can work at …

How Can Proper Care and Attention Help Prevent ADHD?

How Can Proper Care and Attention Help Prevent ADHD? ADHD medicines might help with the symptoms, but the side effects frequently create a whole new set of troubles to deal with. ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a neurobehavioral syndrome, which could be manifested as hyperactivity, impulsivity and inAttention. People with ADHD lean to miss details and are generally averse to tasks that need decisiveness, organization or concentration that is why ADHD treatment is …

The Effect of Fine Motor Training Program on the Academic Achievement for Students With Adhd

The Effect of Fine Motor Training Program on the Academic Achievement for Students With Adhd The Effect of Fine Motor Training Program on the Academic Achievement for Students with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder   Introduction   Fine motor skills involves the ability to control the small muscles of the body and is usually defined as the ability to coordinate the action of the eyes and hands together in performing precise manipulative movements.  Manipulative movement such as …

Pros and Cons of ADHD Medication

Pros and Cons of ADHD Medication By Mackenzie Quinn Introduction As a parent of a child who has Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) you are faced with deciding how to manage your child’s ADHD symptoms. One options for treating the symptoms of ADHD that is highly debated is medication; some people strongly believe it is the best options and other believe medication shouldn’t be used on children. Determining the best option for your child is an important decision that shouldn’t be …

ADD and ADHD – Know Them, Their Differences and How to Treat?

ADD and ADHD – Know Them, Their Differences and How to Treat? Attention deficit disorder is known to be a coherent behavior that includes carelessness, hyperactivity and in some of the cases a mishmash of both.Typical behavioral changes is seen in Attention deficit disorder in which sufferers feel carelessness and hyperactivity. In many cases mixture of both are seen.Major disorder named Attention deficit disorder is famous for auguring illogical behavioral changes like carelessness and …

Children with ADHD: Unlocking the Secrets to Good Behavior – A Parenting Guide

Children with ADHD: Unlocking the Secrets to Good Behavior – A Parenting Guide For the parents of a child with ADHD, everyday tasks turn into battles—from getting the child out the door in the morning to getting him to bed at night. My son was diagnosed with ADHD at age 6, so I remember what it was like to have a daily tug of war with an Attention disordered child all too well. Parents look for help everywhere. They may read one book after another and hear a parade of behavioral experts …

Do I Have Adult ADHD?

… a happier, more fulfilling life.What are the common ADHD traits in adults? Consider the three current official sub-types of Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): * ADHD, Predominantly Inattentive Type. This person has trouble paying Attention, getting organized, and ignoring distractions but can have little trouble sitting still. Instead of physical hyperactivity, there’s a more “sluggish” tempo, but there can still be less-obvious mental restlessness. * ADHD, …

Attitude Change and ADHD

Attitude Change and ADHD Author: Powlin V. Manuel MD, MBA Attitude is people’s evaluation the various aspects of the social world formed from social learning, classical conditioning, instrumental conditioning, and observational learning. Making an assessment of the existing attitude will provide us information to take appropriate measures to change attitude. The existing attitude of the parents, teachers, peers, and healthcare providers affect the outcome of patients suffering from ADHD. …

For ADHD Adult Patients, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Plus Medication Better Than Medication Alone

For ADHD Adult Patients, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Plus Medication Better Than Medication Alone An adult with Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) who takes targeted medication combined with 1-on-1 sessions of CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy) is likely to experience significantly greater improvement of symptoms compared to an ADHD adult patient who only has the medication, according to research published in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association), August 25th …