The study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has opened the door to a new therapeutic pathway that consists of complementing the physical treatments received by stroke patients with therapies to overcome attention deficit disorders
, such as working with video games.
Raising and Loving a Child with Attention Deficit Disorder
Drawing: (Cover--Color) ADD - attention deficit disorder
Due to close quarters and intense social interaction at camp, children with Attention Deficit Disorder
, with or without hyperactivity, may be at a greater risk of having unsuccessful camp experiences.
They have trouble focusing on specific tasks and we have to go step by step,'' said Peggy Stavropoulos, who is co-president of Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders
, or Ch.
ADD is a neurobiological disability that affects up to 5 percent of all American children, according to Children and Adults With Attention Deficit Disorders
So Snider turned to Camp Max Straus, a resident camp run by the Jewish Big Brothers Association in Glendale for children with emotional problems and attention deficit disorders
attention deficit disorders
in adolescents and young adults
Hillary Rodham Clinton announced a federal program Monday to caution parents about giving children Ritalin and other psychiatric drugs meant to treat attention deficit disorders