ADHD is short for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Almost all children have occasions when their attention and behaviors gets out of control. ADHD makes it hard for the child to sit still, pay attention, take turns and finish things. It is one of the most common long-term problems of childhood. Children with ADHD have behavioral problems that are so severe and frequent that it can interfere with their ability to function on a daily basis such as in school or in the home. If you think your child has problems with hyperactive behavior and attention for 6 months or more in two different settings, come in and talk with us. We would like to help!