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ADHD in Teens (cont.)

Support Groups and Counseling for ADHD in Teens

Are there support groups for those with ADHD?

ADHD and You: http://www.adhdandyou.com

CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder): http://www.chadd-mc.org

Where can people find additional information on ADHD?

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
http://www.aacap.org

American Counseling Association
http://www.counseling.org

American Psychiatric Association
http://www.psych.org

American Psychological Association
http://helping.apa.org

National Association of Social Workers
http://www.naswdc.org

National Mental Health Association
http://www.nmha.org

REFERENCES:

American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder, Fifth Edition. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association, 2013.

Gillies, D., et al. "Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents." Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 7 (2012).

Manor, I., et al. "The effect of phosphatidylserine containing omega3 fatty acids on attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms in children - Part I: A double-blind placebo-controlled trial." European Psychiatry, 2011.

Wozniak, J. "The Clinical and treatment implications of co-occurring mania and ADHD in youths." Psychiatric Times. Dec. 2013.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/3/2015
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