“ADHD in Older Adults: From Late Diagnosis to Treatment Strategies” [Video Replay & Podcast #331]

Episode Description


ADHD in kids is the most highly researched disorder in the sector, however we all know reasonably little about how ADHD affects adults — and virtually nothing about its presentations and challenges for older adults. Not see you later in the past, we concept that people outgrew ADHD; even as of late, many professionals consider that ADHD is a minor factor for older adults. Statistics tell a different tale.

Accurate diagnosis and treatment for older adults is important, yet few psychiatrists, neurologists, and psychologists are skilled adequately in mid-life or late-life ADHD. As a outcome, there is a strong risk that never-diagnosed ADHD in older adults will probably be mistaken for early indicators of dementia.

Listen and be told from Kathleen Nadeau, Ph.D., about:

  • How to distinguish ADHD from delicate cognitive decline in older adults
  • The struggles and advantages of a late ADHD diagnosis
  • Key issues when treating older adults with drugs and psychotherapy
  • The number one life challenges of older adults with ADHD
  • The other demanding situations men and women with ADHD face in their later years

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Meet the Expert Speaker

Kathleen Nadeau, Ph.D., is the founder and clinical director of The Chesapeake Center – ADHD Learning and Behavioral Health in Bethesda, Maryland, one of the vital biggest non-public ADHD strong point clinics in the United States. She is the recipient of the CHADD Hall of Fame Award for her work in collaboration with Patricia Quinn, MD on girls and women with ADHD. She is the writer of over a dozen books on ADHD and is a widespread lecturer nationally and internationally. Her upcoming e-book is Still Distracted After All These Years. | See expert’s full bio »

Listener Testimonials

  • “As a seventy eight yr outdated lady diagnosed with ADHD while making an attempt to do a Master’s in Art Education, lately’s presentation used to be very insightful and helpful.”
  • “Thank you so very a lot, I believe a little brighter after your webcast. I'm by no means on my own.”
  • “This used to be so putting forward and valuable. I would love to see a practice up webinar with Dr. Nadeau to resolution more questions.”

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