Purpose: Help teachers, parents, and clinicians identify attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in individuals and estimate its severity
Age: 5-17 years
Time: 3-5 minutes
Based on the ADHD diagnostic criteria in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders–Fifth Edition (DSM-5), the Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Test 2nd ed. (ADHDT-2) can assist in estimating the severity of ADHD in children and adolescents from 5-17 years.
The test has 33 clearly stated items that describe the characteristic behaviours of persons with ADHD, with items grouped into two subscales: Inattention and Hyperactivity/Impulsivity. It yields standard scores, percentile ranks, severity levels, and probability of ADHD.
New Features of the ADHDT-2: