Attention Deficit Disorder
He was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder as a teenager but brought it under control with medical help.
Sources close to Lindsay tell TMZ, doctors at the rehab center evaluated Lindsay this week and decided she does NOT need her Addy pills, despite Lindsay's claims she suffers from ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder)
I have severe ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) ... I can't stand still. So I take Adderall for that. It calms me.More quotes »
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Clear the Clutter and Improve ADD Symptoms
For many people with Attention Deficit Disorder, life feels like a circus. There are the spinning plates twirling away on sticks. At the same time, thereÂs the task of juggling objects of different sizes. ItÂs just too much! Everything in life is moving, 3:01 PM from Bella Online Read more »
Do diet changes help ADHD children?
Dylan Jerrell was having a tough time in kindergarten. The energetic, outgoing Bigfoot fan was easily frustrated, and he responded to challenges with disruptive meltdowns. He wouldn't hit anyone, but he'd break down and cry or yell at his teachers. For a 1:48 PM from Chicago Tribune Read more »
DSM 5 Being an Attorney is Now Officially a Psychological Disorder
Classified as disorder found in coexistence with Attention Deficit Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Substance Abuse Disorders, Attorney Deficit Disorder has been given its own diagnostic designation. It is the only disorder that is tied to an 12:18 PM from Lawyerist Read more »
One Day at a Time
We start this week with a subtle message from Lindsay Lohan, currently serving a court-ordered sentence in the Betty Ford Center: "LET MEEEE OUTTA HEEERE!!" As reported last week, Lindsay was desperately avoiding rehabs who might take away her beloved Ad from The Portland Mercury Read more »
Guest opinion: The misnamed ADHD is not over-diagnosed
The April 16 Camera editorial (reprinted from the Philadelphia Inquirer) perpetuates a number of common myths and misconceptions about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). As a psychologist specializing in attention issues for the past 15 yea from Daily Camera Read more »