Most ADHD Kids Have Multiple Conditions

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Most ADHD Kids Have Multiple Conditions
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Tue, 02-08-2011 - 3:08pm

A study has found that 67% of children with ADHD have another mental health or neurodevelopmental condition:

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Registered: 03-25-2008
Tue, 02-08-2011 - 3:38pm
Ah, we have a list!
OCD
Anxiety
Depression
Encopresis
Eating disorder tied to anxiety

All this at seven years old ... goodness knows what else will be on the list as more time goes by.
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Registered: 04-01-2003
Tue, 02-08-2011 - 3:46pm

My 8 year old with:

ADHD

Aspergers

Anxiety

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Registered: 06-14-1999
Tue, 02-08-2011 - 7:01pm

ADHD

Asperger's

ODD

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Registered: 05-02-2004
Wed, 02-09-2011 - 10:58pm

My son needs(ed):

Speech therapy

Occupational Therapy

Vision Therapy