Treating ADHD in Preschool Children

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Registered: 12-28-2003
Treating ADHD in Preschool Children
Sat, 03-16-2013 - 1:41pm

Hi All

Below is a link regarding how treating preschool age children (age 3-5) for ADHD has been shown not to be very effective.  Although honestly as a single parent to a child with ADHD, he started showing symptoms early on including during that age range

http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/03/10/pharmaceutical-treatment-of-pre-school-adhd-is-ineffective/52346.html

Suzanne

Single mom to an internationally adopted son, age 9 3/4; adopted at age 2.5 months from country of Georgia; diagnosed with ADHD, ODD and developmental delay issues