ADHD Treatment in Los Angeles, CA, with Dr. Hughes
Teens and young adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder often have trouble paying attention or controlling impulses. They may make rash decisions without thinking through the consequences first. They may also exhibit signs of excess energy and hyperactivity. These are common signs of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, a condition that is treatable with behavioral techniques, medications, or a combination of the two.
Signs and Symptoms of ADHD
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder is usually diagnosed during childhood, but is also quite common in adults. Symptoms don’t always resolve with growth and maturity. Many teens continue to experience difficulties into adulthood. Therapy and other treatment options can reduce the symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder to make the condition much easier to manage and live with. Common signs of ADHD include:
- Frequent daydreaming
- Losing items
- Difficulty getting along with others
- Difficulty holding still (squirming and fidgeting)
- Talking too much
- Easily distracted
- Poor organizational skills
The symptoms of ADHD manifest differently for everyone. If you are struggling with work, school, or personal interactions, we encourage you to schedule a first visit at The C.U.B.E..