• Attention deficit disorder/Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

    This topic has information for parents about ADD and ADHD.

     

    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder fact sheet

    http://nichcy.org/disability/specific/adhd

    This digest from NICHCY includes information on ADHD, treatment and school options as well as tips for parents and teachers.

     

    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

    www.chadd.org

    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) is a national nonprofit organization founded in 1987 in response to the frustration and sense of isolation experienced by parents and their children with AD/HD.

     

    National Institute of Mental Health

    www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/...

    The National Institute of Mental Health has a section on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). It discusses what ADHD is, signs and symptoms, how it's diagnosed and much more.

     

    National Resource Center on AD/HD

    www.help4adhd.org

    The National Resource Center on ADHD (NRC): A Program of CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder), was established in 2002 to be the national clearinghouse for the latest evidence-based information on ADHD.

      

    Teaching Children with ADD/ADHD

    www.childrensdisabilities.info/adhd/teaching-adhd.html

    This digest from ERIC defines ADD, ADHD and provides learning environment modification suggestions.

     

    The Gifted Student with ADHD

    Chadd.org

    The Gifted student with ADHD, a strength based approach.