Brain Injury, ADHD, LD What's the Difference?
Most educators are more familiar with ADHD and learning disabilities than traumatic brain injury. This tip card describes the causes and methods for diagnosis of traumatic brain injury, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and learning disability. It explains why and how pre-injury factors, patterns of recovery, and special learning and behavioral patterns distinguish these conditions. There is an excellent chart comparing the three diagnoses and needs of the student for easy reference by parents, educators and therapists.