Recall of ADHD Children 1 Running head : RECALL OF ADHD AND COMPARISON CHILDREN The Effects of Thematic Importance on Story Recall among Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Comparison Children

@inproceedings{Flake2015RecallOA,
  title={Recall of ADHD Children 1 Running head : RECALL OF ADHD AND COMPARISON CHILDREN The Effects of Thematic Importance on Story Recall among Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Comparison Children},
  author={Rebecca Alycson Flake and Elizabeth Pugzles Lorch and Richard Milich},
  year={2015}
}
This study examined the recall of televised stories for younger (4-6 years) and older (7-9 years) children with and without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) under two different viewing conditions (toys present/toys absent). Each child watched two Rugrats television programs, once with toys present and once with toys absent. Immediately after viewing a program, the child completed a free recall of the observed story. Comparison children’s recall increased more than ADHD children’s… CONTINUE READING