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ADHD and Race in the School Setting

ADHD and Race in the School Setting Catherine L. Montgomery & Kevin Antshel, Ph.D. Department of Psychology ADHD Lifespan Treatment, Education, and Research (ALTER) Program Syracuse University The prevalence rate of ADHD in the United States varies by race/ethnicity; notably, rates of ADHD diagnoses in Black children are estimated to be 65% to 75% of […]

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Do Academic Attainment and Peer Relationships Mediate the Relationship Between ADHD and Depression in Adolescence?

Do Academic Attainment and Peer Relationships Mediate the Relationship Between ADHD and Depression in Adolescence? Jessica Simmons, M.A. Kevin Antshel, Ph.D. Department of Psychology ADHD Lifespan Treatment, Education and Research (ALTER) program Syracuse University Studies have found that nearly 25-30% of youth with ADHD meet criteria for depression, however the mechanisms behind this association are […]

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Vallon Pharmaceuticals Presents Positive Data from Pilot Intranasal Human Abuse Study of Its Investigational Abuse Deterrent Stimulant, ADAIR, at the American Professional Society of ADHD and Related Disorders (APSARD) Annual Meeting

Vallon Pharmaceuticals Presents Positive Data from Pilot Intranasal Human Abuse Study of Its Investigational Abuse Deterrent Stimulant, ADAIR, at the American Professional Society of ADHD and Related Disorders (APSARD) Annual Meeting – According to reports from the US Department of Health and Human Services, more than 5 million Americans misuse or abuse prescription stimulants annually – ADAIR […]

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ADHD Among Seniors: APSARD Members in the News

ADHD Among Seniors: APSARD Members in the News APSARD members David Goodman, Kathleen Nadeau, Lenard Adler, and Sandra Kooij recently discussed with the Wall Street Journal’s Sumathi Reddy the importance of properly diagnosing and treating ADHD among older adults. The article, ‘An Unexpected New Diagnosis in Older Adults: ADHD’, juxtaposes patient perspectives with those of […]

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Knowledge/Understanding, Perception and Attitude Towards ADHD in Indonesia

Knowledge/Understanding, Perception and Attitude Towards ADHD in Indonesia Nandini Jhawar & Kevin Antshel, Ph.D. Department of Psychology ADHD Lifespan Treatment, Education and Research (ALTER) program Syracuse University ADHD prevalence rates in low- and middle- income countries (LAMICs) are approximately 6.1% (Bitta, Kariuki, Abubakar, & Newton, 2018), but the majority of ADHD research takes place in […]

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ADHD Symptoms Manifest in Automatic and Controlled Processing

ADHD Symptoms Manifest in Automatic and Controlled Processing Jennifer Lee, Doctoral Candidate Beth Krone, PhD Long Island University Post Campus Investigating and understanding the underlying nature of attention processes in ADHD can help drive improvements in treatment. In a new study, Caprì, Santoddi, and Fabio (2020)1 examined whether children with ADHD exhibited deficits in automatic […]

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Emotion Dysregulation: A Major Problem For Adolescents With ADHD   

EMOTION DYSREGULATION: A MAJOR PROBLEM FOR ADOLESCENTS WITH ADHD    By: Joel Young The consequences of emotion dysregulation (ED) is a major problem for adolescents with ADHD, whether the behavior is shrieking at a teacher who confiscates a cell phone not allowed during class or punching another student who crashed into the teen, maybe not on […]

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