You are meeting with the parents of a child being evaluated for ADHD. For this assignment briefly address the following questions.
- What information would you provide to educate parents/caretakers regarding etiology and symptoms of ADHD?
- What treatment options would you discuss with the parents/caretakers?
- What information/resources would you use to discuss this diagnosis?
Your assignment should be in APA format with evidence-based references to support your statements.
Stahl, S. (2013). Essentials of Psychopharmacology, (4th edition). United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press, ISBN-13: 978-1107025981
- Chapter 12 â€“ Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Its Treatment
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- ADHD Treatment Recommendations. (2019, September 30). Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/guidelines.html.
- Collins, A. M. (2013, December 25). Childhood Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Bipolar Mania: Neurobiology of Symptoms and Treatments. Retrieved from https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1555415513006107.