Overview of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Elysse Kompaniez-Dunigan, Ph.D., University of Nevada Reno

April 2015

Training Description

This training defines Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in children. Participants will gain a better understanding of ADHD as a developmental disorder that disrupts behavioral inhibition and executive functioning. At the conclusion participants will be able to identify some common behaviors displayed by children with ADHD and some solutions for adults and caregivers when handling these behaviors.