Friday, October 24, 2008

Divorce & ADHD

Whenever a couple has a special needs child, it can put a strain on a marriage, sometimes such a strain that the couple ends up in divorce. A new study links couples who have an ADHD child to divorce. The following article explains the link and the possible causes of marital stress when a couple has an ADHD child:

http://www.webmd.com/add-adhd/news/20081024/divorce-more-likely-in-adhd-families

1 comment:

Andrew Brereton said...

This is a useful and interesting piece of research. However, I wonder if an equal amount of funding will be dedicated to ameliorating the problems it uncovers? I doubt it!