In: attention deficit disorder
Genetic Testing and Depression, Anxiety and Bipolar Disorder: Could a Simple Cheek Swab be the Missing Link in Your Mental Health Treatment?
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.