What is AD/HD?
It's the inability to
concentrate and control impulsive behavior.
It may or may not
include hyperactivity. It's not anyone's
Lack of focus, easily
distracted, forgetful, impulsive
Why is it a problem?
May exacerbate learning
problems. May affect social
interaction. May lead to difficulty
in everyday tasks. Often results in anxiety, poor academic performance
and low self esteem.
How can you help?
develop awareness and compassion.
treatments including educational assistance, behavior
training and, in some cases, medication.
AD/HD sufferers need lots of support, encouragement