Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder—Behavioral Issues in Child Care and Schools

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How can children with attention- deficit/hyperactivity disorder be identified?

How common is it?

What are the behaviors usually seen?

When should a more concerning issue be suspected?

What are typical management strategies in the behavioral support plan?

When should I ask for additional support?

What training and/or policies may be needed?

Where can I find additional resources?

Adapted from Managing Behavioral Issues in Child Care and Schools: A Quick Reference Guide.

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