Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development.

  1. Inattention
  2. Hyperactivity
  3. Impulsivity

There are a variety of approaches for treating ADHD. Each depends on the person. The treatments fall into the following categories:

  • Medication
  • Psychotherapy
  • Education and Training
  • Social Support

Read more about the various treatment methods on the National Institute of Mental Health website at