CAMS UA 101- ADHD Notes

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Department
Child/Adoles Mental Hlth Stds
Course
CAMS-UA 101
Professor
Jess Shatkin
Semester
Spring

Description
history of old names fidgety phials minimal brain dysfunction hyperkinetic syndrome attentional impairmentimpulsivity ADD with or without hyperactivityADHDclassic triad inattention hyperactivity impulsivityinattention makes careless mistakes difficulty sustaining attention difficulty following instructions difficulty organizing tasks avoids tasks requiring sustained mental effort loses item distracted by extraneous stimuli often forgetfulhyperactiveimpulsive fidgets leaves seat restlessness difficulty engaging quietly in activities talks excessively blurts out answers difficulty waiting turn interrupts 6 of 9 symptoms in either or both categoriesinattentive hyperactiveimpulsive combined typepersisting for 6 monthssome symptoms present before 12 years oldimpairment in 2 settingssocialacademicoccupational impairmenthigh overlap in symptoms with anxiety LD ODDdifferential diagnosis moodpsychotic disorder anxiety learning borderline IQ pervasive developmental disorder substance abuse axis 2 disorders abuse bad parentingmost commonly diagnosed behavioral disorder of childhood1 in 20 worldwide37 in USA affectedMales Females 291girls tend t
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