Screener: Could Your Child Have Executive Functioning Issues?

Working memory, a critical executive functioning skill, is how your child stores the information needed to complete tasks. Many children with ADHD and learning disabilities have working memory deficits. Take this screener to find out whether your child might be at risk.

Question 5 of 10
Question 5 of 10
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Your child misplaces pencils, crayons, workbook, homework papers, books, and any other item that isn't attached to her.

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  • Sometimes
  • Rarely
YOUR ANSWER : Sometimes
Working memory helps you remember where you put something down or where to look for it. People with working memory deficits often spend time searching for belongings, even when they used it just a few minutes ago.
This is not a diagnostic tool. If you have concerns about your child's working memory or executive function see a mental health professional. An accurate diagnosis can only be made through professional evaluation. Screener for personal use only.