Signposting - Health & wellbeing - Specific conditions - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Section: Signposting

Subsection: Signposting - Health & wellbeing - Specific conditions

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

ADHD is a developmental disorder, often hereditary, and is thought to be caused by under functioning of the frontal lobe and an imbalance in the neurotransmitter chemicals, dopamine and noradrenaline.

New ADHD information leaflets for families and schools

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Virgin Care’s Wiltshire Community Paediatric Service have two great new leaflets about ADHD for families and schools. They include information such as:


  • The main signs/ symptoms
  • How it feels for the young person with ADHD
  • Top tips
  • Managing problem times
  • Medication and monitoring
  • And lots more!



Please click on the following links to view the leaflets:

ADHD information leaflet for families
ADHD information leaflet for schools