Trouble In Mind: Attention Deficit Disorder
With the help of Peter Keefe, Kate Jackson presents viewers with the signs and symptoms of ADHD. Using the model of a young boy and his mother, Keefe demonstrates how a child with ADHA acts. Dr. Umesh Jain furthers the exploration of ADHD by outlining the treatments for and positive aspects of this disorder. Dr. Edward Shorter provides an historical overview of ADHD, and scientific animation shows viewers the effect of this disorder on the brain. This episode also features Peter Ledwon and Carol Adams, adult sufferers of ADHD, who offer two remarkable and different approaches to living with the disorder.
VHS (50 minutes)