About ADHD Awareness
Our ADHD Awareness training course is ideal for you if you work with ADHD or help them regularly. Gain a better understanding of what ADHD is and who it affects. Also, learn about behavioural factors of the condition and how to treat it. In total, the course will last 3 hours, and the trainer will involve learners in several group activities.
How long will this course take?
This course is 3 hours long and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
This course is for those that work closely with, or regularly help, people that suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
What are the main points covered?
This course covers the diagnosis and treatments, as well as how to recognise the condition and its behavioural factors.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
ADHD Awareness Course Outline
- What is ADHD?
- Who does it affect?
- How to recognise ADHD.
- Behavioural factors of ADHD.
- Diagnosing and treating.
ADHD Awareness FAQs
What is ADHD?
ADHD refers to ADHD – Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder. ADHD is a behavioural condition that seems to be linked mainly to genetics, changes in brain structure, and brain injury (either pre or post-birth).
What are the symptoms of ADHD?
The main symptoms split into two different groups: ‘inattentiveness’, and ‘hyperactivity and impulsiveness’. Symptoms may include an inability to finish tasks, appearing forgetful or losing things, constantly changing activity or task, as well as many more. The course explains the differences between the two groups and lists all possible symptoms.
Who is the course for?
Our ADHD Awareness training course is specifically for individuals who work with or regularly support this disorder. The course will give delegates a better understanding of the issues associated with ADHD and the challenges which affected individuals may face.
Does the course discuss diagnosis and treatment?
Yes, the courses teach delegates management techniques so that they can assist other people in managing the symptoms of those with ADHD. It also looks at behavioural factors of ADHD, treatment and diagnosis.