ADHD Is NOT An Attention Disorder
Dr. Russell Barkley is a clinical psychologist and leading expert in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) studies. He suggests that ADHD is a disorder of executive function rather than attention. Impaired executive function leads to challenges with controlling impulsivity, perceiving consequences, and measuring/using time effectively.
Dr. Barkley suggests six invaluable techniques when dealing with ADHD: