ADHD: Software supports diagnostic process

ADHD: Software supports diagnostic process

Interview with Professor Wolfgang Lenhard, Academic Director, Department Chair Psychology IV, University of Würzburg


Image: man with dark hair wearing a white t-shirt - Wolfgang Lenhard; Copyright: Wolfgang Lenhard

Prof. Wolfgang Lenhard

Image: software showing flanker test image; Copyright: Alexandra Lenhard (Psychometrica), Wolfgang Lenhard

A computer-based test provides one of the sources of information for the entire diagnostic process. It tests whether the children can block out disturbing stimuli and exhibit impulse control.

Image: child sitting at a table with his head on his arms while looking at papers on the table; Copyright: envato/Maria_Sbytova

Children with ADHD often exhibit patterns of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.

Products and exhibitors around software

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