Understanding ADHD For the Paraprofessional

Green Clock Hours: 2.00

More than six million children between the ages of 3 and 17 in the United States have been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Children with ADHD often have co-morbid mental health diagnoses and learning disabilities. Left untreated, ADHD can lead to problems at home and school, as well as social isolation. The goal of this course is to teach you the essentials of recognizing ADHD so that you can better assist the individuals you serve. This course covers the most common signs and symptoms of ADHD. You will review the information you need to help children with ADHD get connected with the best resources available. The information in this training is designed for staff of all levels who come into contact with children and adolescents with ADHD. Through a combination of case studies and interactive exercises to reinforce your learning, this course will help you to apply the knowledge you gain about ADHD when you need it most.

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More than six million children between the ages of 3 and 17 in the United States have been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Children with ADHD often have co-morbid mental health diagnoses and learning disabilities. Left untreated, ADHD can lead to problems at home and school, as well as social isolation. The goal of this course is to teach you the essentials of recognizing ADHD so that you can better assist the individuals you serve. This course covers the most common signs and symptoms of ADHD. You will review the information you need to help children with ADHD get connected with the best resources available. The information in this training is designed for staff of all levels who come into contact with children and adolescents with ADHD. Through a combination of case studies and interactive exercises to reinforce your learning, this course will help you to apply the knowledge you gain about ADHD when you need it most.

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