Many parents wonder how specialists can tell if their child has ADHD. The journey to a definitive diagnosis can be an angst-ridden roller coaster, depressing, confusing and exasperating.
But it doesn’t have to be like that. Discover what’s going through the professionals’ minds when they’re deciding for certain
You may think that it’s obvious to everyone from the postman to the lollipop lady that your child has ADHD, but not every child who is overactive, inattentive or impulsive has it. Lots of kids blurt out things they didn’t mean to say, or jump from one thing to another, or become disorganised and forgetful.
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Ideally, an ADHD diagnosis should be made by a professional in your area with training in ADHD or ...