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Review of CHADD WebsiteAngela Williams-TourreauCollege of Education-Grand Canyon UniversityENG-105: English Composition 1Professor Petty03/06/2022
Review of CHADD WebsiteAttention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a disorder that affects nine percentof children, and four percent of the adult population (CHADD, 2022a). As the disorder is presentwithin a growing population of civilization, there are numerous organizations that are dedicatedto the understanding of ADHD, by presenting credible research, valuable treatments, and asignificant amount of advocacy. One organization that applies a vast amount of effort into thecomprehension of ADHD is the Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit HyperactivityDisorder (CHADD). A technique that actively ensures the validity of the information thatCHADD provides to the public is following a list of criteria for their website. The CHADDwebsite produces a valuable source of information due to its accomplishment of establishingauthority, currency, and accuracy.Authority is the first criterion that is met within the CHADD website. Authority is theorganization responsible for a site and must meet the qualifications and knowledge to do so. Theobjective of the website is prominent throughout the many additional and extended pages that theorganization produces. The mission statement derived from the organization is to provide supportservices and educational resources to parents and educators that work with both children andadults that are affected by the disorder ADHD (CHADD, 2022a). This mission is illustrated bythe plethora of committees that are listed on the bottom of the web page where the mission

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Term
Winter
Professor
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Tags
Educational Psychology, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, CHADD, CHADD Website

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