Not all children and teens respond to stress in the same way. Some common changes to watch for.
“What you should know about ADHD symptoms and treatment before talking with your doctor about a diagnosis and treatment.”
While deciding on an initial ADHD treatment plan is certainly important, equally important is establishing a plan to monitor how well that treatment is working
Results from this survey provide useful information to parents seeking effective ADHD treatment for their child that complements what has been learned from research-based clinical trials. In particular, the findings highlight that no treatment as currently offered in community settings is likely to produce benefits that most parents will be satisfied and that persistence in finding what works best for one’s child may often be required.
Overlapping symptoms that can help you diagnose ADHD.
CDC ADHD Primer to help you diagnose, treat and research ADHD.
Signs and symptoms of ADHD.
DSM-5 Criteria for diagnosing ADHD.
Audio presentation by Dr. Richard Gallagher on the pros and cons of Neuropsychological assessments for your ADHD student