Increase in ADD/ADHD?
Have you seen an increase in the number of students being treated for ADD/ADHD in your classroom?
Yes. Improved technology and awareness have led doctors to identify the disorders more frequently.
Yes, but I think that too many doctors and parents are attributing any behavioral problems to the disorders, and are too quick to prescribe or request medication.
No, I haven't noticed an increase in the number of students being treated for ADD/ADHD, but I suspect more of my students should be diagnosed and treated.
No. The number of students being treated for ADD/ADHD in my classes has remained steady over the years.
112 Total votes cast.
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