National Survey of the Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD and Tourette Syndrome
This survey will assess the diagnostic experiences and the service and treatment utilization of families raising children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and with Tourette Syndrome (TS) in the United States. The children’s diagnoses were identified in a previous SLAITS survey, the 2011-2012 National Survey of Children’s Health.
- Sponsor(s): The National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD).
- Period of Data Collection: January 2014 - May 2014
- Sample Size: Approximately 3,600 children ever diagnosed with ADHD or TS and aged 2 to 15 years of age in 2011-2012.
- Sampling Frame: Follow-up survey of children ever diagnosed with ADHD or TS and aged 2 to 15 years of age in 2011-2012 when their parent or guardian participated in the 2011-2012 National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH).
- Data Collection: Data are collected over the telephone. Data collection is conducted under contract with NORC at the University of Chicago. Strict confidentiality and privacy regulations apply to all contract and federal project staff for all data. For more information, visit confidentiality policy.
For more information, contact SLAITS@cdc.gov