“Inattentive ADHD: Why ADD is Misdiagnosed and the Best Ways to Treat It” [Video Replay & Podcast #362]

Episode Description


Some folks suppose that a diagnosis of inattentive ADHD (previously referred to as ADD) way now not being able to pay attention to anything. Wrong! Everyone can pay attention to at least a few actions or duties that in reality pastime them — like taking part in a recreation they revel in or enjoying favourite video games. Inattentive sort ADHD if truth be told way no longer being in a position to focus and sustain consideration adequately on important non-preferred tasks, like schoolwork or assignments at paintings.

This webinar will give an explanation for how inattentive sort ADHD is recognized and how to effectively treat it. It can even correct commonplace misunderstandings about medications for ADHD and why they need to be “fine-tuned” to be efficient.

In this webinar, you are going to be told:

  • Why inattentive ADHD symptoms in most cases last longer in maturity than does hyperactivity
  • Why IQ has nothing to do with inattentive ADHD
  • Why inattentive symptoms may not be noticed till youth
  • Why some middle-aged women develop inattentive ADHD
  • How inattentive may also be successfully identified
  • How medications paintings in the brain to lend a hand strengthen ADHD symptoms
  • Why medications for ADHD want to be in moderation “fine-tuned”

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Meet the Expert Speaker:

Thomas E. Brown is a medical psychologist who earned his Ph.D. at Yale University and served on the medical school for the Dept. of Psychiatry at the Yale School of Medicine for twenty years while also operating a medical institution for youngsters and adults with ADHD and similar problems. He served as Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Dr. Brown’s most recent books are Smart but Stuck: Emotions in Teens and Adults with ADHD (2014); Outside the Box: Rethinking ADD/ADHD in Children and Adults (2017); ADHD and Asperger Syndrome in Smart Kids and Adults: 12 Stories of Struggle, Support and Treatment (2021). | See expert’s full bio »

Ryan J. Kennedy is a Nurse Practitioner who earned his Doctor of Nursing Practice at Quinnipiac University. For ten years he has collaborated with Dr. Brown for analysis, publications, and in clinical practice. He is Associate Director of the Brown Clinic for Attention and Related Disorders the place he specializes in evaluate, behavioral, and psychopharmacological treatments for kids and adults.  The health facility site is: www.BrownADHDClinic.com. | See expert’s full bio »

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Listener Testimonials

“The details about fine tuning drugs and the dating between menopause and ADHD was once very helpful. No marvel my symptoms have got worse in the previous few years!”

“Outstanding. It is so helpful how particular those talks get, particularly the case studies which can be used.”

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