WHAT IS ADHD?

Attention  Deficit  Hyperactivity  Disorder

TYPE 1
Inattention without hyperactivity

SYMPTOMS

  • trouble paying attention
  • trouble following direction
  • trouble following through with tasks
  • shy or withdrawn behavior
  • easily distracted
  • seems disorganized or careless
  • slow to process information

STRENGTHS 

  • creative
  • intelligent
  • problem solving
  • determined

WEAKNESS

  • difficulty dealing with change due to fear
  • may have problems with punctually
  • fear of expressing feelings
  • inability to relax due to anxiety
  • may seem depressed and lack motivation

 

TYPE 2
hyperactivity without inattention 

SYMPTOMS

  • trouble pay attention
  • restlessness
  • impulsive speech and actions
  • excessive talking
  • loud interactions with others
  • difficulty waiting turns
  • frequent interruption
  • overactive
  • may have a quick temper

STRENGTHS

  • energetic
  • eager to try new things
  • hardworking
  • perseverance

WEAKNESS

  • difficulty connection with others
  •  frustration that can lead to irritability or anger
  • difficulty cooperating
  • may have learning difficulties
  • may seem depressed and lack motivation

 

The owl soul
xxx

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