Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (cont.)
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Attention Deficit Disorder Association
PO Box 7557
Wilmington DE 19803
Children and Adults With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
8181 Professional Place, Suite 150
Landover, MD 20785
Learning Disabilities Association of America
4156 Library Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15234-1349
National Center for Learning Disabilities
381 Park Avenue South, Suite 1401
New York, NY 10016
National Dissemination Center for Children With Disabilities (NICHCY)
PO Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
6001 Executive Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20892-9663
ADHD Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis, Evaluation and Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Childhood and Adolescence. Subcommittee of the American Academy of Pediatrics: Steering Committee on Quality Improvement and Management. Pediatrics 128 (2011): 1007.
Biederman, J., et al. "Do Stimulants Protect Against Psychiatric Disorders in Youth With ADHD? A 10-Year Follow-up Study." Pediatrics 124.1 July 2009: 71-78.
Brown, Ronald T., et al. "Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Overview of the Evidence."
Pediatrics 115.6 June 2005: 749-757.
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