Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Attention deficit disorder is now diagnosed in about 3% of children. It causes impulsivity and easy distractibility. This program follows children at home and school, showing how changes in structure can help. Medication like Ritalin and anti-depressants are explained, along with biofeedback. An innovative private school specializing in alternative education is profiled, and tips on structuring the school and home environments are included.