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ADHD and Fine Motor Skills

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Did you know that ADHD affects approximately 3% – 7% of school-aged children worldwide? The symptoms of ADHD may include severe inattention, impulsiveness and overactivity and many children also display poor motor coordination. Pervious research indicates motor problems in children with ADHD 30% to 52% of the time. This can influence many skills such a handwriting, school tasks, playtime, sports, and physical activity. A recent study examined specifically ADHD and fine motor skills in primary school children who were diagnosed with ADHD.

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