Read on to learn more about speech therapy for children with attention deficit disorder.
What is attention deficit disorder?
ADD and ADHD affect approximately 3 times as many males as females. It affects about 5% of the population.
It is very difficult to diagnose a child younger than 5 years old due to the fact that many young children show similar symptoms due to their age.
nyc speech therapy for attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)
Our Speech Language Pathologists will work with your child on improving speech and language, including comprehension, attention, memory, and literacy skills. It is important to remember that children with attention deficit disorder do NOT have below average intelligence. Many of them have above average intelligence, which may mask their difficulties with ADD/ADHD until middle/high school.