First and Last Name/s of Presenters

Kaitlyn BrooksFollow

Mentor/s

David Luesink Kristen Savell

Participation Type

Poster

Abstract

ADHD is a neurodevelopmentaldisorder most oftencharacterized by hyperactivity, inattentiveness, and impulsive behavior.Societal gender norms, misunderstandings of ADHD presentation in females, and a lack of inclusion in research and education leads to underdiagnosis of ADHD in females and results in problems in academic success, mental health, and social relationships.

College and Major available

Nursing RN-BSN

Location

Digital Commons & West Campus 2nd Floor University Commons

Start Day/Time

4-28-2023 12:00 PM

End Day/Time

4-28-2023 2:00 PM

Students' Information

Kaitlyn Brooks: Nursing major with an honors and psychology minor, graduating in 2023

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Apr 28th, 12:00 PM Apr 28th, 2:00 PM

What Happens When Hyperactivity Turns Inward; ADHD Presentation in Females

Digital Commons & West Campus 2nd Floor University Commons

ADHD is a neurodevelopmentaldisorder most oftencharacterized by hyperactivity, inattentiveness, and impulsive behavior.Societal gender norms, misunderstandings of ADHD presentation in females, and a lack of inclusion in research and education leads to underdiagnosis of ADHD in females and results in problems in academic success, mental health, and social relationships.

 

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