ADHD

Treatment For ADHD

Introduction

Are you wondering what some of the treatment methods are for ADHD?  According to , treatment for ADHD includes psychotherapy, medication, and social skills training.  This article will explore these topics in further detail.

Medication-Stimulants

According to , the first type of treatment for ADHD is medication, particularly stimulants.  Common examples of stimulants prescribed for ADHD include Ritalin (methylphenidate) or Adderall (an amphetamine).  Stimulant medications are known to act quite quickly.  According to ,...
Continue Reading

ADHD

Books To Read For ADHD: Part I

Introduction

Attention parents!  Are you looking for fun books for you and your child to read about ADHD?  Continue reading this article to find out.

Fish In A Tree

According to , The first book that you and your child may want to read is called "Fish In A Tree" by Lynda Mullaly Hunt.  According to , the following information can be said about this book:

In Fish in a Tree, sixth grader Ally Nickerson is...
Continue Reading

ADHD

Books For ADHD: Part II

Introduction

In my previous article, I mentioned three books for children and their parents to read for ADHD.  In this article, I will expand upon this topic and include three more books for children and their parents to read about ADHD.

Playing Tyler

According to , the first book for children and their parents to read is called "Playing Tyler" by Costa.  According to , the following information can be noted about this book:

Tyler MacCandless has adult-sized problems....
Continue Reading