Free Webinar Replay: How ADHD Shortens Life Expectancy: What Parents and Doctors Need to Know to Take Action

imageMost parents raising a kid with ADHD know that the disorder may lead to deficient efficiency in school, failed friendships, and rampant disorganization. However, only a few parents and clinicians know that ADHD predisposes kids and young adults to larger fitness and scientific risks that may shorten their life expectancy. ADHD behaviors and persona traits like impulsivity, poor emotional control, and sensory- or risk-seeking behaviors would possibly lead to fitness issues and untimely dying.

Research presentations that that almost all effective manner to reverse this nerve-racking pattern is early analysis and treatment of ADHD with medicine and evidence-based psychosocial therapies like cognitive behavioral remedy.

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

  • the the explanation why ADHD is more than just a mental health dysfunction but a public fitness dysfunction
  • the affect of early life ADHD on health outcomes
  • the importance of teaching primary care physicians about ADHD and shorter life expectancy
  • why parents need to pay as much attention to their child’s health-related actions as they do to school, social, and circle of relatives actions

Webinar replays come with:

  • Slides accompanying the webinar
  • Related sources from ADDitude
  • Free e-newsletter updates about ADHD

This ADHD Experts webinar was first broadcast live to tell the tale January 29, 2019. 

Meet the Expert Speaker:

Russell A. Barkley, Ph.D., is a scientific professor of psychiatry and pediatrics at the Virginia Treatment Center for Children and Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. He is an across the world recognized authority on ADHD in youngsters and adults. Dr. Barkley has printed 21 books, rating scales, and medical manuals numbering 28 editions. For additional info, talk over with and

Russell Barkley, Ph.D., is a member of ADDitude’s ADHD Medical Review Panel.

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