ADHD and Time Perception: Findings and Treatments

  • Simon Weissenberger
  • Martina Klicperova-Baker
  • Martina Vňuková
  • Jiří Raboch
  • Radek PtáčekEmail author


This mini review aims to explore the intricate connection between ADHD and time perception along with some new findings on new treatments to manage ADHD symptoms. The topic of time perception is addressed from a variety of perspectives and with an understanding that although differences in time perception are not listed among the primary symptoms of the disorder, they are of the utmost importance to understand the condition and possibly new treatment plans. We also review some of the new findings on ADHD and time perception, and look at the usefulness of certain psychometric tools like the Zimbardo Time Perspective Inventory recent research into educational video games and apps for managing the disorder.


ADHD ZTPI Time perception 



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The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryFirst Faculty of Medicine Charles University in Prague and General University Hospital in PraguePragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Faculty of PsychologyUniversity of New York in PraguePragueCzech Republic
  3. 3.Institute of PsychologyCzech Academy of SciencesPragueCzech Republic

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