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When do ADHD symptoms really begin?

By |2016-10-05T06:46:12-04:00February 8th, 2010|Categories: ADHD, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

According to the DSM-IV-TR (2000), to meet the criteria for a diagnosis of ADHD, "some hyperactive-impulsive or inattentive symptoms that caused impairment were present before the age of seven years." So let's say your an adult that thinks they might have ADHD. But what if your parents didn't notice ADHD symptoms until you were 8 years [...]