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Digital Shareables on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Use these resources to raise awareness about ADHD.

Use these resources to raise awareness about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development. ADHD begins in childhood and can continue into the teen years and adulthood.  For more information on ADHD, visit the health topic page or view the available brochures.

Help raise awareness about ADHD by sharing information and materials based on the latest research.

Share These Graphics and Social Media Messages

Download and share these messages to help spread the word about ADHD. You can copy and paste the text and graphic into a tweet, email, or post. We encourage you to use the hashtag #shareNIMH in your social media posts to connect with people and organizations with similar goals. For more ideas on how to use these resources, visit our help page.

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Let's Talk About ADHD

Help raise awareness about ADHD by sharing informational materials based on the latest research. Share science. Share hope.  #shareNIMH

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ADHD in Adults

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ADHD is not just a childhood disorder. Many adults who are struggling with ADHD don’t know that they have it. Know the signs and symptoms.  #shareNIMH

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ADHD is a Brain Disorder

ADHD symptoms can change over time as a person ages, but inattention and hyperactivity/impulsivity are the key behaviors of ADHD. Learn more:  #shareNIMH

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ADHD in Children

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Symptoms of ADHD can be mistaken for emotional or disciplinary problems or missed entirely in quiet, well-behaved children, leading to a delay in diagnosis. Learn more about ADHD in children:  #shareNIMH

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What is Telemental Health?

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Research suggests that telemental health services can be effective for many people, including, but not limited to those with ADHD, PTSD, depression, and anxiety. Learn about factors to consider when using telemental health. . #shareNIMH

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Help for Mental Illnesses

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If you or someone you know has a mental illness, is struggling emotionally, or has concerns about their mental health, use these resources to find help for yourself, a friend, or a family member: . #shareNIMH

Use Videos to Educate Others

Click “Copy link” to copy the video URL and post these videos on social media, or embed  them on your website.

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Last Reviewed: September 2023