Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a medical condition that affects how well comeone can sit still, focus, and pay attention.

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What Not to Say to Someone with ADHD

A young lady living with ADHD shares what should never be said to someone diagnosed with ADHD. (8:17 minutes)

ADHD Coping Skills

A young lady living with ADHD shares her tips for coping with ADHD, including making lists and more. (11:30 minutes)

ADHD: My Story

A young lady shares her personal story about living with ADHD, which includes her feelings about her ADHD diagnosis and her symptoms. (20:34 minutes)

ADHD is a medical isorder, not a condition of the person’s will. A person with ADHD does not choose to misbehave.

Although ADHD symptoms usually continue into adulthood, the person learns ways to cope with the symptoms.

People with ADHD have plenty of energy, are creative, and can often accomplish more than people who do not have the condition.

ADHD has nothing to do with a person’s intellectual ability. Some highly intelligent people have ADHD.