7 Signs Your Child May Need A Psychological Evaluation for ADHD or a Learning Disorder
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October is National Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Learning Disabilities month. How do you know when it’s time to seek an evaluation for ADHD or a learning disorder?
We talk with many parents who are fearful that testing will lead to labeling and other negative consequences. The truth is, most parents are relieved when educational or behavioral challenges are uncovered. Here are 7 signs that your child may need an evaluation for ADHD or a learning disorder:
If you suspect your son or daughter is having difficulty learning, it is best to first discuss it with school personnel. If your child is not catching up despite being provided help at school, a comprehensive evaluation can be a helpful tool.