As ADDitude’s senior consumer health editor, Melanie edits and produces articles, oversees download and eBook production, and writes news and features. She has 20+ years of publishing experience and previously worked at ViacomCBS and Red Ventures. Melanie is a graduate of Indiana University Bloomington. Originally from Cleveland, Melanie currently lives with her husband and two children in Louisville, Kentucky.
Melanie Wolkoff Wachsman
ADDitude’s Editorial and Medical Review Process
ADDitude is dedicated to publishing quality content that adheres to the highest scientific and editorial standards. Created by qualified writers and medical professionals, our content is fact-checked and reviewed by members of the ADDitude Medical Advisory Panel, including leading clinical practitioners and researchers within the field of ADHD. The ADDitude team adheres to strict editorial standards and journalistic principles. Health information and guidance is thoroughly researched, and sources are vetted to ensure recency, authority, and credibility.
ADDitude editors regularly revisit and update existing content for accuracy and reliability, often in coordination with ADDitude’s Medical Advisory Panel and according to the ADDitude Editorial Process.