ADHD Testing (cont.)
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When to Be Evaluated for ADHD
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, any child 4-18 years of age with a history of academic or behavioral problems who also has symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, or impulsivity should be evaluated for ADHD. More specifically, symptoms which may suggest ADHD include being unable to sit still, having poor ability to concentrate, poor listening skills, daydreaming excessively, acting without thinking, and poor school performance. These symptoms can prompt the child's health-care professional to consider the diagnosis of ADHD.
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