Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D.
Dr. Brown, is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Yale University School of Medicine, and Associate Director of the Yale Clinic for Attention and Related Disorders. Dr. Brown was awarded by the National Attention Deficit Disorder Association and has been inducted into the CHADD Hall of Fame for his contributions to research and professional education about ADHD.
He is author of the books: A New Understanding of ADHD in Children and Adults, Smart but Stuck: Emotions in Teens and Adults with ADHD, and Attention Deficit Disorder: The Unfocused Mind in Children and Adults.
The ADHD Mind: Diagnosis and Treatment Information for Adults
A doctor talks about ADHD symptoms, causes, misconceptions and treatments associated with a diagnosis. ... more »
How ADD Impacts Executive Functions and Intelligence
Does ADD affect an individual's level of intelligence?... more »
The New ADHD
What's new about attention deficit? A lot, according to Yale Professor Thomas Brown. You'll think... ADHD 2.0 »
The ADDitude Interview: Answer Man
Clinical psychologist Thomas Brown tells why middle-aged women suddenly develop ADHD, why brain imaging is... more »
ADD and Alzheimer's: Are These Diseases Related?
Can attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) cause Alzheimer's or dementia? Are the symptoms I'm experiencing... more »
Is ADHD a Behavioral Disorder or a Cognitive Disorder?
What is executive function impairment or disorder, and how is it different than attention deficit... more »
How Long Does it Take to Diagnose ADHD?
How long should it take to get an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) diagnosis? How... more »
ADHD and IQ: The Effect of Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity on Intelligence
Your studies show that adults and children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) often have... more »
ADHD Brain Scan: Is it Necessary to Diagnose?
Is a brain scan, such as a computed axial tomography (CT or CAT scan) or... more »
The Media: Getting a Lot Wrong about ADHD — Again
A new front-page article about attention deficit in the New York Times is inaccurate in... Setting the record straight »
How Our Understanding of ADHD Is Changing
Join us for the expert webinar hosted by Thomas Brown, Ph.D., on Thursday, May 23,... more »