ADHD Therapies Directory
For ADHD, drugs aren't the only treatment. Therapy can play an important role in helping someone with ADHD. Types of therapies that may be helpful are occupational, behavioral, talk, family, and group therapies. ADHD patients can learn tips for better managing their condition and also learn ways to better focus and accomplish tasks. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how ADHD therapy works, which types are available, how to choose the right one for you, and much more.
Executive Function and Executive Function Disorder
The frontal lobe of the brain controls executive function - everything from our ability to remember a phone number to finish a homework assignment to avoid eating a hunk of chocolate cake. Learn more about diagnosing and compensating for executive function problems.
What Is Adjunctive Therapy for ADHD in Children?
WebMD explains combination drug therapy, or adjunctive therapy, for ADHD in kids.
ADHD Behavioral Therapy for Kids
Doctors recommend behavioral therapy as the first treatment for kids with ADHD. Learn what it is and how it starts at home.
How ADHD Coaching Can Help You Manage Life With ADHD
Are your ADHD symptoms keeping you from completing daily tasks and goals? ADHD coaching may be the tool you need to get your life organized.
Top Concentration Killers: Multitasking, Boredom, Fatigue, and More
WebMD talks to experts about top concentration killers, such as multitasking, boredom, fatigue, and more.
The Link Between Adult ADHD and Risky Behavior
Lateness, arguments, speeding, drinking. Do you know about the link between ADHD and risky behavior?
Find the Right Therapist for Adult ADHD
Along with medication, therapy can make your life with adult ADHD more manageable. Here’s what to look for in a therapist.
Can You Treat ADHD Without Drugs?
For most families, an ADHD diagnosis means a long trek through the world of pharmaceuticals. But the most successful treatment combines both meds and learning to manage behavior.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Top Concentration Killers
The truth about multitasking, email overload, nagging thoughts, hunger, and other brain drains of modern life. Pictures show what destroys focus and quick solutions.
Slideshow: Nondrug Treatments for ADHD
Medication isn’t the only way to treat ADHD. Learn about different treatment options in this slideshow.