Originally Posted by sXe_Maverick
I firmly believe that ADHD is a full of shit disease invented by morons who don't want to take the time to actually parent and discipline their kids. The ADHD kids that I've encountered in teaching have responded quite well to a strict authority figure who will not stand for their bullshit excuses. It's very peculiar how said child cannot 'concentrate and focus' during class time, but when the same child is kept in during breaks, the attention and focus is suddenly right on and the work is completed.
Maybe you just ran into some lazy people. As a person who's struggled with symptoms of ADHD their whole life, I can tell you it's not that simple.