Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD)


Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) (English)
Source:  A legacy resource from NICHCY, July 2015

Trastorno por Déficit de Atención /Hiperactividad (Spanish)
Source:  A legacy resource from NICHCY, July 2015

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Progressive Muscle Relaxation for Children with ADHD
Children with ADHD routinely have difficulties falling asleep due to the feeling of restlessness.  This article offers 25 techniques that have been proven effective in relaxation and ability to fall asleep. 
Source:  Denise M. Barrera, MPH

Quick Facts on ADHD
A brief overview of the signs and symptoms of ADHD, and how it’s treated in children and adolescents.
Información básica sobre el trastorno por déficit de atención e hiperactividad
Una breve descripción de las señales y síntomas del TDAH, y cómo es tratado en niños y adolescentes.
Source:  Child Mind Institute

Understanding Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder – Caregivers:  Get the Facts
A basic fact sheet on Understanding ADHD for Caregivers.
Source: Samsha, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

What’s ADHD (and What’s NOT) in the Classroom
Signs that a child might have the disorder, and other problems that may be confused with ADHD.
Lo que es TDAH (y lo qué no es) en el salón de clase
Señales de que un niño podría tener el trastorno y otros problemas que pueden confundirse con TDAH
Source:  Child Mind Institute

When Parent and Child Both have ADHD
A great article written by Caroline Miller on when both parent and child have ADHD.  Treatment for mom or dad may be important for the kids, too.
Source:  Child Mind Institute

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