Everything You Need to Know About Treating ADHDTake this online course of webinars taught by leading ADHD professionals covering topics from symptom evaluation and related conditions to medications and natural treatments.
| 1. ADHD Symptoms, Diagnosis, & Treatment: A Primer
ADHD is a lifelong disorder, but it can look different in adults than in children. William Dodson, M.D. , explains how symptoms change with age and why many adults aren't diagnosed with the condition until their kids are.
| 2. Diagnosing & Treating ADHD in Kids
Thomas Brown, Ph.D. , offers no-nonsense advice on diagnosing ADHD in children (without missing related conditions like anxiety or depression) and why managing ADHD will require more than medication.
| 3. ADHD Diagnosis & Treatment Mistakes
Doctors make mistakes. It happens everyday, and perhaps too often when ADHD symptoms are being evaluated and treated. Here, William Dodson, M.D. , explains what every parent should know.
| 4. 7 Types of ADHD & How to Treat Each One
Daniel Amen, M.D. , author of Healing ADD , discusses his proposed seven types of attention deficit disorder. Learn which type you or your child may have, and the best way to treat symptoms.
| 5. Your Guide to ADHD Medications
Medication can be very effective at reducing ADHD symptoms, but it's essential to pick the right medication and to use it properly. William Dodson, M.D. , explains how to minimize side effects and maximize benefits.
| 6. Healing the ADHD Brain
Daniel Amen, M.D. , explains a multitude of interventions and strategies that work in managing ADHD symptoms — from medication and neurofeedback to supplements, diet, and exercise.
| 7. Neurofeedback & Cognitive Training
Is brain training really all it's cracked up to be? Is it safe for kids? Naomi Steiner, M.D. , shares the research behind computer-based alternative therapies so that you can make an informed decision before treating your child.
| 8. The ADHD Diet: Best Supplements, Vitamins, & Foods
Sandy Newmark, M.D. , explains why the right nutrition can make a big difference for children with ADHD. Learn the family meal-planning approach (starting with a good breakfast!) that can help improve symptoms.
| 9. Using Mindfulness to Treat ADHD Symptoms
What is mindfulness, exactly? And does it really improve focus and organization? Lidia Zylowska, M.D. , author of The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD , answers all of your questions about this natural therapy.