ADD & ADHD

ADD & ADHD


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ADHD Association Inc (NZ) – The ADHD Association is a voluntary and non- profit organisation founded in 1977.  The purpose of the Association is to help and support members and all those involved with the care, management, upbringing and education of ADHD people, from childhood through to adulthood.
Helpguide.Org (US) – Attention deficit disorder, also known as ADHD or ADD, s not merely a problem with paying attention. ADHD makes it difficult to manage the multiple tasks of daily life, especially complex tasks that require organization, planning, and sustained focus.  ADHD is challenging, but once you understand the problem and how it affects your life, you can learn to compensate for areas of weakness and take advantage of your many strengths and talents.
Wiley Online Library – Child and Adolescent Mental Health.  Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), October 2012 – Edited by Kapil Sayal.  This Virtual Issue pulls together a number of papers published in CAMH in recent years that have focused on ADHD.  This issue distills key clinical practice and research messages from articles that were published prior to and since the publication and dissemination of the NICE ADHD guidelines.