Is There a Connection Between ADHD and Dyslexia?

 ADHD in the News 2017-10-26

If your child has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and is having difficulties sounding out certain letters, referring to something using an incorrect word choice or having challenges with sound patterns, he or she could also be struggling with dyslexia. In fact, the International Dyslexia Association notes that ADHD and dyslexia are "distinct conditions that frequently overlap.”