Diagnostic Criteria for Diagnosis of Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder [ADD/ADHD] (314.0x, p. 92 ff)
A. Either 1 or 2
1. Six or more of the following symptoms of inattention have persisted for at least six months to a degree that is maladaptive and inconsistent with developmental level.
A. Often fails to give close attention to details or makes careless mistakes in schoolwork, work or other activities.
B. Often has difficulty sustaining attention in tasks or play activities.