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ADHD symptoms arise in early childhood. The symptoms must last at least six months, with the onset prior to age seven. ADHD has three primary subtypes: (The 'H' denotes hyperactivity).
ADHD primarily attentive type:
Pays little attention to details; makes careless mistakes.
Has short attention span and difficulty sustaining attention.
Does not appear to listen.
Struggles to follow instructions; fails to finish tasks
Has difficulty with organization.
Avoids or dislikes tasks that require sustained mental effort.
Is easily distracted.
Is forgetful in daily activities.