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Treating ADHD without Medication

Monday, June 28th, 2010

When children and adults are diagnosed with ADHD, it is not uncommon for the consulting professional to recommend treatment with medication and nothing else. The question most people ask me is: “Is it possible to treat ADHD without medicine?” The answer is YES. Why you might want to avoid medication Most parents and adults would rather avoid using medication because of their “unknown effects in later years” and for the fact that these medications are stimulants ... Read More »

Learn More about ADHD Symptoms in Adults…

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

LD Online is the world's leading website on learning disabilities and ADHD. And they have an informative section "ADHD Basics" that will help you learn more about ADHD symptoms and diagnosis. >>The principal characteristics of ADHD are: INATTENTION, HYPERACTIVITY, and IMPULSIVE BEHAVIOR. Because many of these symptoms may be caused by other disorders, it is imperative that you get examined by a qualified professional and an appropriate diagnosis made. I specialize in Comprehensive ... Read More »

Learning More about ADHD Symptoms in Children…

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Perhaps your child has been diagnosed with ADHD and you want to know more about the condition. Or maybe you are recognizing "symptoms" that you believe may indicate Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Either way, I want to acquaint you with a great resource. LD Online is the world's leading website on learning disabilities and ADHD. And they have an informative section "ADHD Basics" that will help you learn more about ... Read More »

Explaining a Diagnosis to Your Child…

Friday, May 21st, 2010

Do you know for sure that your son or daughter has ADHD? If they have not been diagnosed, the first step is evaluation and assessment by a qualified professional. Once a young child has been positively diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, you will want to explain that diagnosis to them.   I agree with Dr. Edward Hallowell in his excellent column on ADDITUDE magazine: “Often, the best approach is for both the child's ... Read More »

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