Children with Special Needs
What does "Special Needs" mean?
The terms “special needs” is often used to refer to various neuro-developmental diagnoses such as Autism, Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity-Disorder, Learning Disabilities, etc. However, these diagnoses can have overlapping symptoms that may be confusing. In order to fully understand the neurological correlates of dysfunctional behaviour or performance, the use of brain diagnostics needs to be a fundamental part of an assessment to fully address the characteristics of particular “special needs”. Access our suite of inventories & tests below as a starting point to find resources that can address your specific to your needs or concerns.
Attention-Deficit-Hyperactivity-Disorder (ADHD, formerly known as ADD) is a neuro-developmental condition, specifically with two main characteristics: Inattention and Hyperactivity.
The disorder often has a big impact on learning. However, interventions and specific strategies can be applied to reduce its impact.
Does your child have a problem with attention? Do you want to know more about the characteristics of a child with attention difficulties? Take our questionnaire below.
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