There are three primary types of ADD / ADHD.
- Inattentive – This is what is typical term used to describe someone with ADD. The individual shows symptoms of inattention and distractibility but lacks hyperactive and impulsivity.
- Hyperactive-Impulsive – This individual has symptoms of hyperactivity and impulsivity but not inattention.
- Combined – This individual has symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.