Free Webinar Replay: ADHD–Everything You Need to Know About Causes and Treatments
Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D., explains why rates of ADHD diagnosis are skyrocketing around the world, how misinformation jeopardizes treatment, and guidelines for parents and professionals to overcome these obstacles.
Is ADHD a genuine medical condition? Is medication an optimal treatment? Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D., clears the air of polarizing and misleading information, and examines the reality of ADHD and societal forces pushing rates of diagnosis to alarmingly high levels.
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In this webinar presentation, Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D., discusses:
1. The latest research on the explosion of ADHD diagnoses
2. The causes of ADHD
3. The role of parenting in an effective treatment plan
4. Which treatments options are proven effective, and which hold promise
Meet the expert:
Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D., is professor of psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, where he served as Department Chair from 2004-2011, and is vice chair of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. His work focuses on developmental psychopathology—peer and family relationships, neuropsychological risk factors, pharmacologic and psychological interventions for children with ADHD, assessment and evaluation, conceptual and definitional issues, mental health problems in teenage girls, the stigmatization of mental illness, and international training efforts. Hinshaw has written nine books, including The ADHD Explosion: Myths, Medication, Money and Today’s Push for Performance.
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NEBA: NEBA is a brainwave test; the first cleared by FDA to help clinicians determine if symptoms are due to ADHD or some other condition. NEBA - along with a traditional diagnostic work up for ADHD - helps clinicians understand better what’s causing a child’s symptoms. NEBA may confirm ADHD or NEBA may prompt clinicians to look for other things that might be causing ADHD-like symptoms.ADDitude webinar sponsors have no role in the selection of guest speakers, the speaker's presentation, or any other aspect of the webinar production.
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