DNA: I Am Who I Am… or Am I? – Session Twelve
ADHD in the Age of Distraction
The Tricky Genetics behind ADHD and ADRA2A Featuring “DNA 4 KIDS" With "GENiE"
ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and Request for Accommodations: The Benefits of Psychological Testing Assessments (Part 1)
In today’s rapidly changing world, patients with ADHD and other learning disabilities; and patients who are suffering from cognitive impairment resulting...
Leadership Stress: Managing the Emotional and Physical Challenges of Being a Leader
ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and Request for Accommodations: The Benefits of Psychological Testing Assessments (Part 2)
In my last Tip we reviewed ADHD, Learning Disabilities, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and an introduction to psychological testing....
I Have Trouble with Attention and Focus, What’s Wrong with My Brain? Do I have ADHD?
This is a longer Tip than usual, as it provides an in-depth understanding of what to do if you or someone...
Exercise is Medicine for ADD
Regular exercise has a variety of beneficial effects on differing emotional disorders in both children and adults. First, let’s consider its...
Adult Attention Deficits – The Psychiatrist as Detective
Given the risk that “Adult ADD” may become over-diagnosed, and stimulants may become over-prescribed, much in the same fashion as childhood ADD, it is important to recognize that there are many causes of disrupted attention in adults that bring about symptoms similar to adult ADD, but have differing origins and treatments. A careful diagnostic assessment is in order.