ADHD in Adults (cont.)

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Are there support groups for adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?

ADHD and You: http://www.adhdandyou.com

CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder): http://www.chadd-mc.org

Daily Strength: http://www.dailystrength.org

Where can people find additional information on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: http://www.aacap.org

American Psychiatric Association: http://www.psych.org

American Psychological Association: http://helping.apa.org

National Association of Social Workers: http://www.naswdc.org

National Mental Health Association: http://www.nmha.org

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American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision, 2000; Washington, D.C.

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