Tips for Parenting a Child with ADHD (cont.)

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ADHD Resources

CHADD National Office
8181 Professional Place - Suite 150
Landover, MD 20785
Tel: 301-306-7070
Fax: 301-306-7090
www.chadd.org

Mental Health Resource Center
800-969-NMHA
TTY line 800-433-5959

National Mental Health Association
2001 N. Beauregard Street
12th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 703/684-7722
Fax: 703/684-5968

National Clearinghouse on Teenage Attention Deficit Disorders Resources and Treatment
Phone: 800-729-6686
http://dasis3.samhsa.gov/

Medically reviewed by Marina Katz, MD; American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

REFERENCES:

American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition-Treatment Revision 2001.

Contractor, Zainab P. "Pediatric Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder." Medscape.com. Jan. 25, 2012. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/912633-overview>.

Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation. Parenting the Child with ADHD.
<http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mhprograms/pdf/61A.pdf>.

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Attention deficit- hyperactivity disorder.
<http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/treatment.html>.

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Attention deficit- hyperactivity disorder.
<http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/data.html#1>.

University of Maryland Medical Center. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder- behavioral management.
<http://www.umm.edu/patiented/articles/managing_attention-deficit_hyperactivity_disorder_000030_9.htm>.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/23/2014

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