Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects both children and adults. It is characterized by symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.
- Inattention symptoms include difficulty paying attention or staying focused on a task, forgetfulness, poor organization and time management, and struggles to follow through on instructions.
- Hyperactivity symptoms include fidgeting, excessive talking, and difficulty sitting still.
- Impulsivity symptoms include acting without thinking, interrupting others, and difficulty waiting for one's turn.