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What type of doctor should my child see for ADHD?

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There's no one-size-fits-all remedy if your child don't stay focused, can't seem to sit still, or tends to be impulsive. But a group of specialists will use behavior therapy, medicine, or a combo to let your child put their best foot forward.

SOURCES:
CDC: "Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)."
Felt, B. American Family Physician, October 2014.
Wolraich, M. Pediatrics, November 2011.
National Institute of Mental Health: "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder."
Child Mind Institute: "Pediatricians and ADHD."
The American Occupational Therapy Association: "ADHD."
U.S. Department of Education: "Identifying and Treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 30, 2020

SOURCES:
CDC: "Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)."
Felt, B. American Family Physician, October 2014.
Wolraich, M. Pediatrics, November 2011.
National Institute of Mental Health: "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder."
Child Mind Institute: "Pediatricians and ADHD."
The American Occupational Therapy Association: "ADHD."
U.S. Department of Education: "Identifying and Treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 30, 2020

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