Resource: Characteristics Shared By ADHD and Giftedness
Website: Characteristics Shared By ADHD and Giftedness
URL: http://giftedkids.about.com/od/giftedandld/a/gt_and_ld_3.htm
Description: This link is a list of general characteristics of giftedness. Individuals that are gifted may not show all of the characteristics. Additionally, in recent years, more studies have been completed on giftedness.

Comments: Contributed by: DITD Team Member on 1/6/2005
This is a list of characteristics that anyone can use if they have a gifted child who also has ADHD. I would recommend this list to educators, parents, children, and professionals in the field.

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