Attention Deficit Disorder

Interview: Dr. Deborah Pearson

  1. What is ADHD?
  2. When do you normally notice ADHD?
  3. How common is ADHD?
  4. What causes ADHD?
  5. Is it mostly males who suffer from ADHD?
  6. Are there situations in which ADHD is seen more?
  7. What are the families of ADHD patients like?
  8. What happens when young ADHD patients grow up?
  9. How is ADHD diagnosed and treated?
  10. What are the keys to a good outcome?
  11. Are there ways that teachers and parents can help to deal with ADHD?
Interview: An adult with a childhood history of ADHD
  1. Introduction
  2. First awareness
  3. Difficult things
  4. Dyslexia
  5. Getting along with other kids
  6. Sports
  7. Relationships with parents
  8. Elementray school
  9. Junior high
  10. High school
  11. Class grades
  12. College
  13. Drinking problem
  14. Drug problem
  15. Intervention
  16. Minnesota experience
  17. Career
  18. Conclusion

Interview: Father's perspective

  1. Introduction
  2. First notice
  3. Family history
  4. Refrigerator box
  5. Techniques to help focusing
  6. Class environment
  7. Radioshack story
  8. Medication
  9. Sports