ADHD Awareness Training & Certificate
ADHD is a chronic condition that creates a range of persistent symptoms such as difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity and impulsive behaviour.
The course covers the definitions of ADHD, the different types of ADHD and how to recognise some key signs and symptoms.
Beyond this the course will look at some of the possible causes of ADHD, how it is diagnosed and how it can be treated, including environmental changes, types of therapy and medication that can be prescribed.
The ADHD Awareness Training course concludes with some advice for people living with or caring for those with ADHD and provides some practical advice for supporting children, teenagers and adults with the condition.
Our ADHD Awareness Training will prove useful to anyone who works with or has regular contact with children or adults with ADHD.
Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.
There is Further Progression with Greenbox Management Solutions Training Courses
ADHD Awareness Training is just one of the many courses in our health and social care suite that would make great follow ups to this course.
If you are in the adult social care sector then they would all provide valuable additions to your knowledge.
ADHD Awareness Training Course Covers
Introduction to ADHD Awareness
Causes and Diagnosis of ADHD Treatments Managing Symptoms
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Did you know that around 5-7% of children worldwide have ADHD. There are three different presentations of ADHD, and each can cause real difficulties in a child’s daily life.
ADHD is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders of childhood.
It is usually first diagnosed in childhood and often lasts into adulthood.
Children with ADHD may have trouble paying attention, controlling impulsive behaviors (may act without thinking about what the result will be), or be overly active.
Signs & Symptoms
It is normal for children to have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another. However, children with ADHD do not just grow out of these behaviors.
The symptoms continue, can be severe, and can cause difficulty at school, at home, or with friends.
A child with ADHD might: daydream a lot,forget or lose things a lot,squirm or fidget, talk too muchmake careless mistakes or take unnecessary risks, have a hard time resisting temptation,have trouble taking turns, have difficulty getting along with others
- Inattention: Short attention span for age (difficulty sustaining attention) Difficulty listening to others.
- Impulsivity: Often interrupts others.
- Hyperactivity: Seems to be in constant motion; runs or climbs, at times with no apparent goal except motion.
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