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How to Advocate in the Educational System

February 9, 2017

Suggestions for communicating with your child’s teachers and school administrators to ensure that your child gets the most out of his or her educational experience.

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ACCESS NYC Benefit Information

February 1, 2017

ACCESS NYC BENEFIT INFORMATION     ONE PLACE   ACCESS NYC is a free service that helps you find out if you may qualify for over 30 City, State and Federal benefit programs. You can apply online for certain programs through ACCESS NYC.   Find out if you are eligible and where to apply here:…

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Are ADHD Expenses Covered by Health Insurance or are They Tax Deductible?

February 1, 2016

Information on health insurance coverage and/or tax deductibles related to ADHD services.

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Social Security Disability Benefits for Children with ADD/ADHD

August 20, 2013

Learn about Social Security Disability benefits for Children with ADHD.

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Quality vs. Quackery: Identifying Reliable Health Information

August 1, 2012

There is a plethora of information and research on the web about ADD/ADHD, but how does one sort through it all to find accurate facts? By learning how to distinguish the internet’s reliable sources and authors from the not-so-reliable, one can better assess how to sift through the false information from the factual.

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Discount Prescriptions

August 1, 2012

“As a resident of New York, you and your family have access to a statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP). Create and print your FREE discount prescription drug card below. This card will provide you with Rx medication savings of up to 75% at more than 56,000 pharmacies across the country.”

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Office Messes by Lisa Belkin

July 14, 2012

A NYTimes Sunday Magazine article chronicling a few adults’ diagnosis and experiences with ADD in the workplace, while combating the law and stigmas against them.

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Sleep Tips When You Have ADHD

May 11, 2012

Those with ADHD often have troubling sleeping at night. Try a few strategies to help ensure a better night’s rest.

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CHANGES TO THE DSM – HOW THEY WILL AFFECT YOU

May 3, 2011

CHANGES TO THE DSM HOW THEY WILL AFFECT YOU The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) Is Changing! This Manual Determines the Criteria for Diagnosing Disabilities, Including ADHD How Will These Changes Affect You? [This meeting is appropriate for Adults, Parents, Educators and ADHD Treatment Professionals] Dr. Mary Solanto will fill us in…

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The Multimodal Treatment of ADHD Study (MTA):Questions and Answers

January 11, 2011

“To examine how intensive treatment with medications compares with intensive behavior therapy, or with the combination of the two, NIMH sponsored the Multimodal Treatment of ADHD (MTA) study. The main findings from this study were published in December 1999…”

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