When considering a diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), it's important for the clinician to keep an eye out for symptoms of hyperactivity. Here are 6 key symptoms to aid in diagnosis.
Often fidgets with hands or feet, squirms in seat.
Often runs about or climbs excessively.
Often has difficulty playing quietly.
Often “on the go,” acts like “driven by a motor.”
Often blurts out answers before questions are asked.