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Myths & Facts about Attention Deficit Disorder in Adults: Myth: ADHD is just a lack of willpower. People with ADHD focus well on things that interest them; they could focus on any other tasks if they really wanted to. Fact: ADHD looks very much like a willpower problem, but it isn’t. It’s essentially a chemical problem in the management systems of the brain. Nov 27, 2017 · Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, often called ADHD or ADD (attention deficit disorder), is a behavioral condition that is characterized by symptoms of distractibility, impulsivity, and/or hyperactivity. This disorder often results in a man or woman having relationship problems.

Printer-friendly Version: Every year the National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY) receives thousands of requests for information about the education and special needs of children and youth with Attention-Deficit Disorder (ADHD, ADD/ADHD).