Influence of Heridity and the Environment

In this section we will investigate the three approaches and how each of these approaches influences the development of the child.

  1. Nativism
  2. Environmental determination
  3. Transactionism

These three aspects within the child’s development, is especially important in the study of the ADHD child. As it has been establish that in some cases the gene responsible for ADHD can bring about a different rate of development, we will be able to anylise its connection with these three approaches.