Specialising in treatment of children and adults for ADHD, Depression and Anxiety
ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is a very common mental disorders affecting children and often lasts into adulthood. As many as 2 out of every 3 children with ADHD continue to have symptoms as adults. ADHD includes a combination of persistent problems, such as impulsive behavior, difficulty sustaining attention and hyperactivity.
ADHD is more common in boys, whose hyperactive and impulsive behavior may appear as disruptive. In girls, Inattentiveness could be an indication of ADHD, but because they aren’t disruptive, they may be harder to diagnose. ADHD affects millions of children.
The exact cause of ADHD is not clear. Factors that may be involved, ADHD include the environment, genetics or problems with the central nervous system.
ADHD treatment can help your child in social situations , school, and at home. The goal is to help your child concentrate , follow rules, and improve relationships with teachers, parents and friends. ADHD treatment may include behavioral therapy, medications or both.