ADHD and Comorbidity

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What's Under the Tip of the Iceberg? Many children and adults with AD/HD also experience other difficulties. It seems that having AD/HD makes it more … [Read more...]

Taking Your ADD To College

Most teens with AD/HD can remember how they struggled to get along in school. You used tutoring, medication, tape recorders, and plain hard work to … [Read more...]

Adult ADD

Adult Attention Deficit Disorder: Diagnosis, Coping and Mastery In the past, Attention Deficit Disorder was believed to be a condition that affected … [Read more...]

Links to ADHD Sites and Book Reviews

Books for Parents of Children and Adolescents with AD/HD Daredevils and Daydreamers : New Perspectives on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity … [Read more...]

Attention Deficit Disorder and Addiction

Individuals with AD/HD have several characteristics that make them more vulnerable to substance abuse: These may include self-medication, impulsivity, … [Read more...]

OK, I Have ADHD, But Does Mom Have It Too?

What is it like to have a parent with AD/HD? In many cases, AD/HD is inherited, so if you have it, some other family members might have it … [Read more...]

ADD and Responsibility

Neurobiological Diagnosis and Personal Responsibility: How does morality fit in with AD/HD? Some commentators have linked the increased awareness … [Read more...]

ADD and Invertebrate Anatomy

Coping Styles in ADD Adults Whenever I go hiking in the State Park near my home, I am struck by the variety and tenacity of the forms of life around … [Read more...]

ADHD in Adults: It Rarely Travels Alone

Attention Deficit in Adults: It Rarely Travels Alone Adults have lived longer than children, and thus have had more time to develop other psychiatric … [Read more...]

Attention Deficit Disorder and Medication: The Basics

AD/HD and Medication: The Basics There has been controversy about the use of medications to treat both children and adults with Attention Deficit … [Read more...]