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What are non-drug interventions for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?

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Non-drug interventions for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder include making adjustments in the environment to promote more successful social interactions. Such adjustments include creating more structure and encouraging routines.

SOURCES:

Searight, R. , Nov. 1, 2000. American Family Physician

 FamilyDoctor.org: "Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Treatment."

CDC: "Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Treatment."

National Resource Center on ADHD: "Parenting a Child with ADHD (WWK2)."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 21, 2018

SOURCES:

Searight, R. , Nov. 1, 2000. American Family Physician

 FamilyDoctor.org: "Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Treatment."

CDC: "Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Treatment."

National Resource Center on ADHD: "Parenting a Child with ADHD (WWK2)."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 21, 2018

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