Improving Sports Skills and Sportsmanship in Children Diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

@inproceedings{Hupp1999ImprovingSS,
  title={Improving Sports Skills and Sportsmanship in Children Diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder},
  author={Stephen D. A. Hupp and David S. Reitman},
  year={1999}
}
ABSTRACT Children diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) often display deficiencies in communication skills, social competence, and emotional regulation. Many parents report that these difficulties are especially obvious in the context of sports participation. These children are more likely to experience social problems and be less athletically competent than their peers. Thus, sports skills and sportsmanship training may be beneficial to children diagnosed with ADHD. In… CONTINUE READING

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