Toward a Better Understanding of ADD/ADHD In the United States, an estimated 11% of children have been diagnosed with ADHD -- that’s almost 6.5 million kids. The rate of diagnosis has increased steadily over the years and shows no sign of slowing down. But there are still a great many ...
Terry’s ADD Diagnosis: A Trip down Memory Lane by Terry Matlen. - "I was in my early 40s when I discovered I had ADD. It happened in a fairly typical way: my daughter had been diagnosed with it and I wanted to learn as much as I could about the condition so that I could help her..."
The ones in bubbles are co-morbid conditions that can exist along with ASD or they can stand alone as an individual diagnosis eg someone who has a primary diagnosis of OCD doesn't have an ASD but a person with a primary diagnosis of ASD can have a secondary diagnosis of ADHD, or SPD or ODD, OCD etc
What is Adult ADD?: If you are an adult who has finally been accurately diagnosed with ADD after a lifetime of struggles, frustration and self-doubt, the ADD diagnosis can be the first step in initiating the healing process.