Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD

There is a lot of incorrect information about ADHD treatment on the internet.  Effect size can help you sort through the claims to understand what’s proven to work and, more importantly, how likely one treatment is to work vs. another.

There’s more to learn, but we do know quite a bit about how different treatments for ADHD stack up.  Here is athe lowdown on what works, and how it compares to other treatments.  I also write about what doesn't work, as well.

Adults who might have ADHD often have mixed feelings about seeking an evaluation.  Some are concerned about being blamed for marital problems, others about confronting difficult feelings such as shame about past performance.  Here’s why it’s worth it, anyway.

A lot of couples I work with have been curious about the idea of Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD), wondering if the ADHD partner in their relationship might have it. Dr. William Dodson is giving a free seminar on the topic on May 23, 2019.

CBD oil is getting a lot of buzz as a possible treatment for adult ADHD.  Don't jump on the bandwagon until you read this.

Cannabidiol (CBD) is one ingredient in hemp and marijuana.  Should it be used as a treatment for ADHD?

You think you probably have ADHD.  What do you do next?

Treatment for adult ADHD often includes medication, but research clearly indicates that medication alone is not the best treatment for ADHD.  Further, about 20-30% of adults can’t find a medication that works for them, or works without side effects.  Use this method for getting the most out of treatment for adult ADHD.

Newly diagnosed with ADHD?  You may be wondering what sort of professional guidance would be most useful.  This article helps you figure out where to start.

An interesting research study reiterates what past studies have largely shown – that neurofeedback is not a great treatment for ADHD

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