The HSE Mental Health division have issued the below and are looking for submissions on the operating procedures for CAMHS Services. We are sure you have lots to say!
Behavioural therapy combined with stimulants is more effective and tolerable than other treatments for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a recently published review and network meta-analysis of 190 randomized trials. The review did not find evidence to support cognitive training, neurofeedback, antidepressants, antipsychotics, dietary therapy, fatty acids, and other complementary and alternative medicine.
Do you struggle to keep your house clutter free, especially after all the gifts from Santa? Read these tips on organizing for moms with ADHD.
Great article for a Friday from the Washington Post this week on ADHD and dating, what’s your experience (if you can remember!)?
Every relationship has its questions of timing: When should you allow your date to pick up the cheque? How early is too early to tell him you have ADHD?
That last one isn’t a question for every new relationship. But it is for mine. The answer is usually: when something goes wrong.
Never underestimate the power of loving, dedicated parents to change the health system…..
A report from the UK that looks at ADHD and its impact and what must be done to achieve equity for these particularly vulnerable children, so they might be able to reach their exceptional potential as they progress into adulthood.