Fact Sheets About ADHD

Basic Information


Treatments

Behavior Therapy
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Behavior Therapy for Younger and Older Children with ADHD pdf icon[PDF – 795 KB]
Overview for parents with younger and older children.

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Finding a Therapist pdf icon[PDF – 975 KB]
Behavior therapy for young children with ADHD: A guide for parents.

Medication
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State Medicaid Policies: Prescribing ADHD Medications to Children pdf icon[PDF – 343 KB]
Fact sheet about prescribing ADHD medications to children.


Materials from Other Organizations

Graphic: Articles available from the National Center

The National Resource Center (NRC) on ADHDexternal icon
The NRC is funded by the CDC to provide information and educational materials on this disorder. They have developed “What We Know” sheets to keep the general public and professionals up to date on new developments in research, treatments and successful strategies for children and adults with ADHD.

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The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Bookletsexternal icon
Information on ADHD including an easy-to-read booklet and a detailed booklet that describes ADHD symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on getting help and coping.

Page last reviewed: August 28, 2019