|Name||Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)|
|Related to/Also known as||Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)|
|Symptoms of ADHD||A common condition, affecting more boys than girls. It is an impairment of either activity or attention control (or both), and impacts on concentration, impulse control, hyperactivity, motivation and time awareness.|
|Useful national contacts||ADDISS
Tel. 020 8952 2800
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) (NHS Choices)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder (Contact A Family)
The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on ADHD and on a wide range of disability related issues.
Visit our library to read Can I tell you about ADHD? A guide for families, friends and professionals by S. Yarney and C. Martin. Or have a look in your local library for this book.