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Penny Williams
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I have no idea how individuals with ADHD get diagnosis and treatment in Africa. I’d like to say there must be someone there that helps people with ADHD, but I know not every culture recognizes ADHD. Can you maybe start with a local mental health practitioner and discuss this with them?

Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Coach, Podcaster & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism