Information on Attention Deficit Disorder & ADHD

David Rabiner, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist, Duke University

I've put together a collection of information ADHD, often referred to as ADD or Attention Deficit Disorder, that I hope you will find helpful and informative. Although I believe you will find this information to be useful, please remember that it is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice.

David Rabiner, Ph.D.
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What is Attention Deficit Disorder?: A General Overview

Diagnostic Criteria for Attention Deficit Disorder

Suggested Evaluation Guidelines

Educational rights for Children with Attention Deficit Disorder

Obtaining Educational Services for your child

Medication treatment for ADHD: Myths and Realities

Talking to children about medication

Behavioral Treatment: A General Overview

Results of the largest treatment study of ADHD ever conducted

Behavior Disorders that Often Co-occur with ADHD: Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder

Depression and ADHD in children

Long-term Outcomes for Children with ADHD

The Impact of ADHD on Siblings

ADHD in Girls