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ADHD: What Is It & How Is It Treated? [Infographic]

ADHD: What Is It & How Is It Treated? [Infographic] | Learning Disabilities and ADHD | Scoop.it
ADHD, the abbreviation for "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder." is a neurodevelopmental disorder that may occur in children and adolescents but often persists into adulthood.

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Do you or your child struggle with ADHD? What measures do you take to be successful?

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Treating ADHD With Exercise | Bicycling Magazine

Treating ADHD With Exercise | Bicycling Magazine | Learning Disabilities and ADHD | Scoop.it
“Bicycling magazine provides an in-depth look at how one Massachusetts middle school is helping students with ADHD.”
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Behavioral and Neural Correlates of Executive Functioning in Musicians and Non-Musicians

Behavioral and Neural Correlates of Executive Functioning in Musicians and Non-Musicians | Learning Disabilities and ADHD | Scoop.it
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ADHD and Learning – A Different Approach for Different Minds - PsychCentral.com (blog)

ADHD and Learning – A Different Approach for Different Minds - PsychCentral.com (blog) | Learning Disabilities and ADHD | Scoop.it
“ADHD and Learning – A Different Approach for Different Minds PsychCentral.com (blog) With a university or college graduation rate of 5% or less for young ADHD adults, clearly today's post-secondary institutions have a long way to go before...”
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Executive Function Higher For Youngsters With Unstructured Time - Health News - redOrbit

Executive Function Higher For Youngsters With Unstructured Time - Health News - redOrbit | Learning Disabilities and ADHD | Scoop.it
“Researchers claim that a child who is allowed to fill their day with fewer structured activities is better able to set their own goals and take actions to meet them than their counterparts whose days are filled to the brim with structured activities.”
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Processing Speed

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“Processing speed is one of the major factor in general cognition and a fundamental part of the cognitive system (Kail & Salthouse, 1994). Slow cognitive processing is linked to academic achieve...”
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