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Arabic Speech Sound Disorder in Children with ADHD

It is well known that children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) often have co-morbid learning disabilities, including those affecting reading and writing (dyslexia), or numbers and mathematics (dyscalculia). Another area where young children with ADHD may exhibit developmental weaknesses compared to typically developing (TD) children is in the area…

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Research into Sleep Interventions for ADHD at Shaqra University

According to the Australian Sleep Health Foundation, up to 70% of children with ADHD suffer from sleep problems. Some of these problems are directly related to the core ADHD symptom of hyperactivity, but they may also be a transient side effect of the more common types of ADHD medication. Medication-induced…

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Social information processing and aggression in Saudi Children with ADHD

Can the behavioral manifestations of ADHD be explained fully by reference to the clinical symptoms (hyperactivity, impulsivity, inattention) and the interactions between them? Let’s take a hypothetical scenario where a child with ADHD is accidentally bumped by another child, and reacts with aggression. Can we explain the reaction simply in…

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Summer Intervention Camp 2016

24 July 2016

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Duration: 6 weeks, 5 days per week Date: 19 Shawwal 1437H to 29 Dhu Al Qada 1437H 24 July 2016 to 1 September 2016 Time: 10am to 2pm Place: Prince Muhammad bin Naif School (Saut Society) in Diplomatic Quarter, Riyadh Target: Arabic-speaking children diagnosed with ADHD between ages of 6…

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Summer Intervention Camp

Introduction Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurobiological disorder starting in childhood; as such, and contrary to common belief, it is not the result of poor parenting. ADHD causes a number of behaviors that make it difficult for a child to follow instructions or to control their impulsive behavior….

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