ADHD & ADD Assessment
- ADHD – Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder
- ADD – Attention Deficit Disorder
ADHD is typically characterized by symptoms such as hyperactivity and inattentiveness. It usually begins during childhood years. The most effective treatment for ADHD is considered to be a combination of medication and psychological and behavioral therapies. Our skilled clinicians specialize in providing tests to determine if a diagnosis of ADHD is appropriate and will work with your child and family to determine the best treatment course for each individual case.
What is the difference between ADHD & ADD?
The terms ADD and ADHD are often used interchangeably, although the current correct medical terminology is ADHD or Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder. ADD was the diagnostic term used in the third addition of the Diagnostic & Statistical Manual (DMS), later revisions of the DSM changed the diagnosis name to Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder to reflect new findings in research*.
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