Does my child or I have ADHD?

Tips to help alert for ADHD In your child: Tips graphic
  • Organize your child's old report cards or school records and look for patterns or comments
  • Look for specific examples in different situations, like school, camp, or sports
  • Ask for reports from caregivers, family members, other parents or adults who have regular contact with your child
  • Talk with former teachers, religious and scout leaders, or coaches
In you:
  • Organize performance reports from your work and look for patterns or comments
  • Ask family members, friends, or colleagues about your behavior

ADHD is treatable. If your child is diagnosed with ADHD, your doctor will team up with you and your child to identify a treatment plan that works for your child.


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