ADHD in Girls
Despite the immense amount of research on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), girls with ADHD are misunderstood and underdiagnosed. They often have inattentive type ADHD, which means they have trouble focusing and blocking out distractions but aren’t hyperactive or impulsive. In girls, ADHD is often referred to as a hidden disorder and is frequently overlooked and therefore untreated. Keep reading to learn nine things to know about girls with ADHD.