ADHD Explainer

ADHD Explainer

Published on 10 November 2022
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Nana Owusu-Asante
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Transcript
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Combined ADHD
00:00
Combination of these behaviors can indicate that the child may have some form of combined ADHD Most common form of ADHD
00:12
What Can Be Done?
00:27
Who takes Medication?
00:35
Types of Medication
00:35
Stimulant
00:38
Speeds up the central nervous system and are the most widely used type of medications for ADHD
00:46
Non-stimulant
00:49
Don't work as fast as stimulants but can stay in the body for up to 24 hours making them longer lasting
00:55
Behavior Therapy
01:31
What to do?
01:31
Have a conversation with your healthcare provider to see what options you have for treatment. The treatment can depend on the severity of the case as well as the type of ADHD A medical professional can help determine these fators