Treating ADHD

Published Online: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Follow Pharmacy_Times:
In this video, Preeti Parikh, MD, clinical assistant professor in the pediatrics department at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, provides an introduction to treatments for ADHD in children, including behavioral therapy, psychotherapy, family therapy, and various types of medication.

Related Articles
Children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder may be more at risk for binge eating than their peers.
While evidence suggests that children with ADHD fare better when treated with both stimulant medication and behavior therapy, a study has found that many of the children who are prescribed ADHD medication do not receive psychotherapy.
Left untreated, depression can become chronic and refractory.
About 17% of college students misuse stimulant medications prescribed for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a new study published in the Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review.
Latest Issues