Coping With ADHD
What is ADHD?
"ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, a common mental disorder affecting both children and adults. Characteristics of the disorder include impulsivity, inattention, and hyperactivity. These characteristics may create problems for children at home, in school, and with friends. Some common effects of ADHD in college age students are: academic underachievement, drug and alcohol abuse, difficulties in dating, high job turnover and unemployment, and difficulties with life skills." Read more.