Is ADHD a Learning Disability

There are several learning problems associated with teen with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Studies have shown over 25-30% of teens with ADHD/ADD have learning disabilities. Higher rates of learning disabilities are found when the teen is tested in written form. Mary Alexa, Autism Behavior Therapy specialist explains, “Parents often ask me, “Is ADHD a Learning … Read more

Causes of ADHD

Over the years there has been significant progress in research of what causes ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) in children and adults. Thanks to that, we now have some conclusive evidence on some of the common causes of ADHD. We still do not all the possible ADHD causes. However, what we do know that ADHD/ADD is a neurobiological disorder and is … Read more

ADD in Children

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) both relate to the same disorder type in the Autism Spectrum. Some physicians and therapists still use ADD in their conversation with parents however it is rapidly becoming an antiquated term. In new medical research and literature, you will find ADD in children left out and … Read more