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ADHD & Learning During COVID-19

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) suggests ways to help support students with ADHD and their families during this stressful time.

Publication Date: 2020-05-08

Author(s): Spinks-Franklin, Adiaha


Lots of kids have times when their behavior seems difficult to manage. But children with ADHD have frequent and severe symptoms of hyperactivity, impulsivity, and inattention. They also struggle with "executive function skills"--organizing which tasks to start first, managing their time, finishing a task, and keeping track of tools for the task.

Rights: AAP section on Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics


Country: United States of America

Source: American Academy of Pediatrics

Keywords: COVID-19;