Disorder Test / Online ADHD Test
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Few parents are surprised when the results
of a physician administered ADHD test and Attention Deficit
Disorder test come back with a diagnosis of Attention Deficit
Disorder or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. They already suspect a hyperactivity or
attentional problem or they would not be in the doctor's office
asking for an ADHD test and Attention Deficit Disorder test in the
Take this online ADHD test and Attention
Deficit Disorder test if you suspect problems with your child's
hyperactivity or distractibility. This ADHD test and Attention
Deficit Disorder test can help you determine whether Attention
Deficit Disorder or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder may
be a factor in the behavior of the person you are assessing.
An online ADHD test is quick, free and easy to score. However,
the Attention Deficit Disorder test is not meant to
diagnose Attention Deficit Disorder or Attention Deficit
Hyperactivity Disorder. Only an experienced physician can make an
official diagnosis. While you need an official diagnosis to be
prescribed ADHD medication, you do not need the diagnosis if you
plan to treat the problem with various
The Attention Deficit Disorder
test physicians use to diagnose Attention Deficit Disorder is
subjective and rests on observing Attention Deficit Disorder
symptoms such as hyperactivity and attention problems.
The American Psychiatric Association lists
14 behavioral checkpoints for an ADHD test and Attention Deficit
Disorder test, of which at least eight symptoms must be present
for a child to be officially classified as Attention Deficit
Disorder, with or without hyperactivity. This online ADHD test and Attention Deficit
Disorder test expands on those 14 behavior checkpoints of
hyperactivity and attention problems to include finer details of
an ADHD test and Attention Deficit Disorder test.
The ADHD test and Attention Deficit Disorder
test is based solely on behavior observation since Attention
Deficit Disorder does not have clear physical signs that can be
seen in an x-ray or a lab test.
The biggest problem with an ADHD test and
Attention Deficit Disorder test is that diagnosis is purely
subjective and often depends on the tolerance of the observer.
What one person might view as hyperactivity, another might view as
well within the acceptable range.
Some parents find it helpful to have several
people, including the child, fill out the self ADHD test and
Attention Deficit Disorder test. By having more than one person
complete the ADHD test and Attention Deficit Disorder test, you
can compare the results and discuss discrepancies.
Take this self ADHD test and Attention
Deficit Disorder test with an open mind based on reality. Check
the box only if the statement on the self ADHD test and Attention
Deficit Disorder test occurs frequently.
Most children will display every character
statement in this ADHD test and Attention Deficit Disorder test at
least once in their childhood. It is only when hyperactivity and
attentional characteristics occur on a frequent and regular basis
that they are identified as Attention Deficit Disorder or
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
More than 20 checked items on the self ADHD
test and Attention Deficit Disorder test indicates a strong
tendency toward Attention Deficit Disorder or Attention Deficit
___ Does not work to potential in school,
receives "not working to potential" teacher comments.
___ Has short attention span unless very
interested in a particular subject.
___ Has a family history of Attention
Deficit Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder,
learning problems or substance abuse.
___ Is easily distracted.
___ Lacks attention to detail.
___ Has sloppy handwriting.
___ Has difficulty putting thoughts on
___ Has trouble listening carefully to
___ Frequently forgets or misplaces things.
___ Skips around while reading.
___ Has difficulty learning new games and
___ Has poor listening skills.
___ Transposes numbers, letters or words.
___ Is restless or in constant motion, is
always "on the go."
___ Concentrates better when moving or
___ Has trouble sitting still or sitting in
one place too long.
___ Has increased anxiety or nervousness.
___ Has a history of bed wetting beyond the
___ Has poor communication skills.
___ Lacks tact, often spurting out the first
thing that comes to mind.
___ Acts impulsively or dangerously without
considering the consequences.
___ Is easily bored.
___ Says things without thinking and later
regrets having said them.
___ Starts to answer questions before the
questions are fully asked.
___ Is impatient.
___ Has trouble following verbal directions.
___ Makes careless mistakes in schoolwork.
___ Has tendency to embarrass others.
___ Lies or steals on impulse.
___ Has trouble maintaining an organized
work or living area.
___ Is often late.
___ Procrastinates, especially with
___ Is easily overwhelmed by everyday tasks.
___ Has trouble getting started.
___ Starts projects but does not finish
___ Fails to finish schoolwork or chores.
___ Is inconsistent with school performance.
___ Spends excessive time on homework.
___ Has a tendency to drift away.
___ Has problems with self-esteem.
___ Has a negative attitude.
___ Has trouble maintaining friendships.
___ Acts immature for age.
___ Has trouble expressing thoughts and
___ Is verbally or physically abusive.
___ Avoids group activities or organized
___ Has a quick temper, is "short-fused."
___ Has rage outbursts.
___ Gets upset by minor annoyances.
___ Is argumentative.
___ Worries needlessly or excessively.
___ Has tendency toward obsessive behavior.
___ Turns words around in conversations.
___ Performs poorly under pressure.
___ Has difficulty reading unless very
interested in the subject.
___ Has difficulty falling asleep.
___ Has difficulty waking up or feeling
___ Is frequently tired.
___ Startles easily.
___ Is sensitive to touch, clothes, noise or
___ Is more comfortable moving than sitting
___ Has moods swings from highs to lows.
___ Has trouble planning a series of tasks
___ Become upset easily, is "thin-skinned."
___ Talks excessively.
___ Fidgets, even when sitting quietly.
___ Has difficulty waiting in turn during
___ Frequently daydreams or "spaces out."
___ "Blanks out" when taking tests or under
___ Has low frustration tolerance.
___ Has frequent behavior problems in
Perhaps the most important question to ask
in an ADHD test and
Hyperactivity Attention Deficit Disorder test is if the
child's hyperactivity, lack of enthusiasm toward school, poor
grades, disruptive behavior or other symptoms poses an obstacle to
the child reaching his or her potential.
If the answer is "yes," the parent should
look into healthy strategies and
ADHD remedies to effectively calm the hyperactivity
or other Attention Deficit Disorder symptoms.
People with Attention Deficit Disorder have
incredibly wonderful attributes, compliments of their Attention
Deficit Disorder. People with Attention Deficit Disorder might not
be able to focus on one thing at a time but are often highly adept
at juggling two handfuls of tasks all at once.
People with Attention Deficit Disorder are
typically sensitive, intuitive and highly creative because they
look at the world differently than the norm. And, people with
Attention Deficit Disorder are typically highly intelligent -
despite what the standardize measures of intelligence and test
Attention Deficit Disorder is a gift, if
managed well. The task is to find ways to manage the negative ADD
and ADHD symptoms of Attention Deficit that will allow the
positive attributes of ADD and ADHD to shine through.