“ADHD Plus: Diagnosing and Treating Comorbid Conditions in Children” [podcast episode #221]
Listen to “ADHD Plus: Diagnosing and Treating Comorbid Conditions in Children” with Mark Bertin, M.D.
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A mother and her son walk out of the physician’s place of business, relieved that the kid has won an ADHD prognosis. Finally, there is an reason behind his consideration and emotional struggles at school and at house. Six months later, after taking ADHD medicine and seeing delicate improvement in some signs, they realize that other symptoms have worsened. Another visit with a developmental pediatrician unearths, after additional checking out, that the child additionally has generalized anxiety disorder. Mom and son throw up their fingers.
As it turns out, youngsters (and adults) living with ADHD in most cases have extra occurring than ADHD alone. Research suggests that almost two-thirds have a comorbid situation. From developmental delays to studying disabilities to psychological well being considerations like temper problems, these other conditions is also as impactful as ADHD itself. How are we able to highest assessment and deal with this all-too-common facet of ADHD care?
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This ADHD Experts webinar was first broadcast live on June 1, 2018. ADDitude thanks our sponsors for supporting our webinars. Sponsorship has no affect on speaker variety or webinar content material.
Mark Bertin, M.D. is a member of the ADDitude Medical Review Panel
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