Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD/ ADHD)
Definition ADD/ADHD is a medically defined neurological disorder. Manifested by difficulties in attention and concentration, impulse control, and activity level. Cannot be cured but must be managed.
Documentation Guidelines Documentation from a medical doctor or other qualified professional indicating the diagnosis and DSM-IV code including a statement how the ADD/ADHD affects the student in a classroom or test taking situation (short-term memory, concentration, processing deficits, auditory, speed).
· Extended Test Time
· Quite Area
· Tape Recorder
· Note Taker
· Computer Voice Recognition Programs