Category: ADHD

ADHD Medication Side Effects

 ADHD Medication Side Effects I am writing this as a follow-up to a prior entry which compared medications commonly used to treat ADHD. I again begin with the declaration that I am not a physician, but our work with children and adults has brought me into regular contact with ADHD medications and their effects. As the Read More …

ADHD Conference

November 2014 Conference (ADHD) Angelika and I, as Executive Director and Board President of the Northeast Regional Biofeedback Society (NRBS) respectively, were involved in the recent three-day conference on ADHD: Biomarkers, Biofeedback, and Interventions.  Angelika was instrumental in the setting up and running of the conference, which was well attended and well received.  The Conference Read More …

ADHD Medication Comparison

Many parents and others are somewhat bewildered by the seemingly endless array of so-called ADHD medications.  While I am not a physician, our work with children and adults dealing with ADHD brings us into regular contact with these medications. Consequently, I feel I have sufficient general knowledge of these medications to offer the reader what Read More …

ADHD Basics

Forms of ADHD There is possible confusion and misunderstanding regarding the terms ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder).  ADD is an old term that has been replaced in the official diagnostic language by ADHD.  But ADHD can “officially” come in four forms:  ADHD-combined type; ADHD-predominately inattentive type; ADHD-predominately hyperactive-impulsive type; and, Read More …