Free Webinar Replay: A Careful Diagnosis: Expert Guidelines for Getting an Accurate ADHD Evaluation

imageYou suspect that your kid or any other family member is showing signs of attention deficit. Step One is to get a comprehensive evaluation through a skilled who is aware of what ADHD is — and what it's not. This could also be a pediatrician, a psychologist, a psychiatrist, or another scientific or mental health professional who has gained specialized training in the right way to acknowledge, assess, and treat ADHD and linked problems.

Many pros insist that an accurate ADHD diagnosis calls for a complete battery of neuropsychological trying out, mind imaging, and automated exams to measure consideration. Dr. Thomas Brown, an esteemed ADHD expert with 4 many years’ experience, disagrees. Families can lower your expenses, he says, by means of realizing which tests are treasured in assessing symptoms of ADHD, and which aren’t.

In this webinar, you're going to be told:

  • essentially the most qualified pros to guage a kid or an grownup for ADHD
  • the most effective method for evaluating adults and youngsters for ADHD
  • why a clinician should always assess an grownup or child for comorbid stipulations
  • why exploring a person’s physical health, sleep conduct, dietary regimen, and possible substance abuse problems can result in a more accurate diagnosis
  • the significance of parents taking part in a kid’s evaluation
  • the important thing to having a spouse or close friend present when evaluating an grownup
  • why adults and children should undergo an age-appropriate, normed ranking scale for ADHD-related problems over the past six months

Webinar replays come with:

  • Slides accompanying the webinar
  • Related assets from ADDitude
  • Free publication updates about ADHD

This ADHD Experts webinar was first broadcast live to tell the tale November 15, 2018.  ADDitude thanks our sponsors for supporting our webinars. Sponsorship has no influence on speaker selection or webinar content.

Meet the Expert Speaker:

Dr. Thomas E. Brown, is a medical psychologist who won his Ph.D. from Yale University and is Director of the Brown Clinic for Attention & Related Disorders in Manhattan Beach, California. He focuses on review and remedy of high-IQ children, young people, and adults with ADD/ADHD and related issues. After serving at the clinical school of the Yale Medical School for 20 years, Dr. Brown resigned to relocate to Manhattan Beach, California, where he directs the Brown ADHD Clinic for ADHD and Related Problems in children and adults. He holds an appointment as Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences on the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California.  He could also be an elected Fellow of the American Psychological Association. Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D., is a member of the ADDitude ADHD Medical Review Panel.

Webinar Sponsor

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