ATTENTION-DEFICIT DISORDER (ADD)

a former and still commonly used name for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, as defined by the DSM-IV.

ATTENTION-DEFICIT DISORDER (ADD): "A person with Attention-Deficit Disorder has difficulties with one of three area: hyperactivity, inattention, or impulsivity."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ATTENTION-DEFICIT DISORDER (ADD)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/attention-deficit-disorder-add/ (accessed December 6, 2019).
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