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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:

CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder):

Where can people find additional information on ADHD?

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

American Counseling Association

American Psychiatric Association

American Psychological Association

National Association of Social Workers

National Mental Health Association


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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