There are many ADHD symptoms that may change over time. People with ADHD may experience less hyperactivity or impulsivity as they get older. Symptoms include:
- Trouble paying attention
- Getting anxious easily
- Trouble keeping track of things
- Trouble controlling emotions
- Trouble analyzing social settings
People with ADHD can be treated with medication and behavior therapy. Medication can help keep patients focused and calm. Behavior therapy teaches people to control their emotions and behavior. Behavior therapy can be helpful in social settings, like school and work. Medication and behavior therapy may be combined, if needed.