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Which health care professionals can best evaluate and treat ADHD?

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There are several types of health care professionals who can diagnose ADHD. These include doctors (especially psychiatrists, pediatricians, internists, and family physicians), psychologists (including school psychologists), social workers, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other licensed therapists (for example, professional counselors and marriage and family therapists).

From: ADHD Health Care Team WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: American Academy of Pediatrics. psychcentral.com.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on May 20, 2018

SOURCES: American Academy of Pediatrics. psychcentral.com.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on May 20, 2018

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