ADD Test: Take Free Online ADHD Test

Free online ADD test for adults and ADHD test for children. This ADD and ADHD test assesses the symptoms of ADHD. Can be shared w/ doctor.

Do I have ADHD? You may ask yourself this question when you arrive late to work repeatedly, find yourself daydreaming in important meetings, or lose things due to poor organization skills. Taking this free online ADD test / ADHD test may help you decide whether you may have adult attention deficit disorder and need to arrange to see a physician about your concerns. (read Finding Adult ADHD Doctors Who Know How to Treat Adult ADHD) If you suspect your child may have the disorder, you can assess his symptoms by answering the ADHD test questions with your child in mind.

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Please keep in mind, no one can self-diagnose a condition as complex as ADHD, but this reliable online ADD and ADHD test may help you determine whether your symptoms fall in the normal category, or need further evaluation by a qualified health care practitioner.

Circle the number that best describes how you have felt and conducted yourself over the past six months. Add up your total and give the completed questionnaire to your healthcare professional during your next appointment to discuss the results.

1. How often do you have difficulty getting things in order when you have to do a task that requires organization?

Never (0) Rarely (1) Sometimes (2) Often (3) Very often (4)

2. When you have a task that requires a lot of thought, how often do you avoid or delay getting started?

Never (0) Rarely (1) Sometimes (2) Often (3) Very often (4)

3. How often are you distracted by activity or noise around you?

Never (0) Rarely (1) Sometimes (2) Often (3) Very often (4)

4. How often do you leave your seat in meetings or other situations in which you are expected to remain seated?

Never (0) Rarely (1) Sometimes (2) Often (3) Very often (4)

5. How often do you feel restless or fidgety?

Never (0) Rarely (1) Sometimes (2) Often (3) Very often (4)

6. How often do you have difficulty waiting your turn in situations when turn taking is required?

Never (0) Rarely (1) Sometimes (2) Often (3) Very often (4)


Scoring the Online Adult ADHD Test

Total your points from the above adult ADHD test. A score of 11 points or higher indicates that your symptoms may be consistent with Adult ADHD.

You can print out the results of the ADHD test and take them with you to the doctor appointment. Please remember that taking an ADHD test online is no substitute for the evaluation and diagnosis by a licensed health care professional. Frankly discuss the ADHD test results with your (or your child's) physician and follow the doctor's advice carefully.

This online ADD and ADHD test was developed in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Workgroup on Adult ADHD, and is intended for people ages 18 and older.


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Last Updated: 10 February 2016

Reviewed by Harry Croft, MD

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