ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

Recently, many parents, teachers, psychologists are faced with children whose motor activity goes beyond the notions of just a mobile child. Most children are mobile, impulsive, emotional, but at the same time they are attentive and can follow the instructions of adults. What is ADHD? ADHD is a violation of cognitive processes (attention) associated with the manifestation of a chronic disorder of brain functions, manifested in behavior, relationships and social environment. Hyperactivity – a condition in which the activity and excitability of a person exceeds the norm. If such behavior is a problem for others, hyperactivity acts as a behavioral… Read More

ADHD – hyperactive children

Recently, we are increasingly hearing the concept of a “hyperactive” child. What is he? What are the causes of hyperactivity in a child? What to do in this situation. Our topic today will be devoted to children’s hyperactivity. Signs of a hyperactive child . ADHD hyperactive children Usually they say about such a child that he is with a “motor” or “perpetual motion machine”, “all on hinges”. Especially naughty are the hands of a hyperactive child, because they are constantly touching, breaking, throwing something. Such a child is constantly on the move, he cannot walk calmly, he is constantly running… Read More

Symptoms of hyperactivity

Hyperactive children are children who have a hyperdynamic syndrome, manifested in distractibility and motor disinhibition. The hyperdynamic syndrome is based on non- focal disorders of the reticular formation (the subcortical structure that is responsible for the activation of the cerebral cortex ), which is in a state of increased activity. The cerebral cortex is also in a state of increased activity, which makes it difficult to form arbitrariness of behavior . Such children cannot perform any actions for a long time, they are constantly on the move, it is very difficult to educate them. In such children, 3 groups of… Read More

Tips for Parents of Hyperactive Children

From the Author: By often appealing to hyperactivity, parents, as it were, relieve themselves of responsibility for children’s behavior. However, when certain conditions and rules are created, the behavior of a hyperactive child is successfully corrected. Tips for Parents of Hyperactive Children Most often, parents notice difficulties in the behavior of the child after the start of school. It turns out that the child is restless, inattentive, distracted by everything, does not want and does not like to study, bullies at school, although in general they often say about such children: “Able, but lazy. Maybe when you want!” It would… Read More

Children and hyperactivity Dear adults! I am a hyperactive child. If you press the brake pedal in a car, it will travel many, many more meters before it stops. All drivers know that it is necessary to stop the car gradually. I’m like this car – a big and powerful truck. Activity is about me. I can’t sit still. My arms and legs are always in motion. Also, I don’t sleep well. I want to answer the question before I finish listening to it. I am very chatty, I talk always and everywhere and even alone with myself. I interrupt… Read More

Hyperactive child (ADHD)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a diagnosis that is increasingly found in the medical records of modern children. A hyperactive child is difficult to adapt in society, does not absorb information well, starts talking late, and at school is characterized by restlessness and low academic performance. Risk factors. Manifestations of ADHD in a child in early childhood are the result of many factors. Among them: ◾ ️heredity; ◾ ️ heavy or premature birth; ◾ ️ endocrine diseases of the mother; ◾ ️ intrauterine infection of the fetus; ◾ ️bad habits of the mother and poor environmental conditions (including the… Read More

Hyperactive child and sports

I want to clarify right away that we will not just talk about “nimble” children, but about those for whom hyperactivity is indeed a medical problem, a diagnosis established by a doctor. It is now believed that the basis of hyperactivity is the so-called minimal brain dysfunction. Among the main manifestations of hyperactivity are usually impulsiveness, increased motor activity, which is often also accompanied by a deficit in the development of attention. Such a child can move, run and jump almost non-stop; sitting in one place is an impossible task for him. It is difficult for a hyperactive child to… Read More

How can a teacher approach a hyperactive child?

The responsibility for the mood in which the child comes to school lies, first of all, with the parents. If a hyperactive child was shouted at at home or he spent the day watching TV, slept little, attended school irregularly, then this will undoubtedly affect his behavior in the classroom and the learning process in the form of tantrums and refusal to study. However, this does not mean that teachers should give up on such a child, saying, “if the parents can’t, then we are even more so.” 8 ways to make it easier for educators to interact with a… Read More

How can parents calm a hyperactive child?

Often, parents and teachers consider hyperactive just an active child who is spinning in the classroom, noisy and restless. What signs will help identify a truly hyperactive child? Almost always, hyperactivity is accompanied by mental retardation (it is difficult for a child to master the educational program of his age, therefore, basically, such children study according to an adapted basic educational program (AEP) for children with mental retardation (at least until the end of primary school (grades 1-4) The intellect of such a child may be much higher than the intellect of his peers, but in certain, narrow areas.For example,… Read More

Hyperactivity syndrome – the conclusion of specialists or the use of a buzzword by all and sundry

Once again I hear: “We were told that the child has hyperactivity. I read on the Internet – horror! Help, what should we do!?” Throughout my work in kindergarten, then in private practice, I have repeatedly encountered incorrect use of the concept of “hyperactivity”. Each “superficial” specialist likes to use unfamiliar, foreign words, thereby raising his authority and self-esteem. But the word “not a sparrow” will fly out and may turn into a completely different side to you. So it was at the pedagogical council, when the deputy head used this term for no reason. In response, I received an… Read More