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For adults with ADHD, the standard treatment is medication. But experts say
that ADHD therapy -- and other psychosocial treatments -- can play a key role
“I think for many adults with ADHD, therapy is essential,” says David W.
Goodman MD, assistant professor of psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University
School of Medicine.
While ADHD medicines are effective, they may not be enough. To use a phrase
popular among ADHD specialists, pills don’t build skills. Even with medication,
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