Resources

  1. Gold Standard approach: The American Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) produces Practice Parameters every few years. The latest one published regarding ADHD can be found in here:
    http://www.aacap.org/App_Themes/AACAP/docs/practice_parameters/jaacap_adhd_2007.pdf

  2. A good resource for parents, printed as a user-friendly pamphlet can be downloaded from this link:
    http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder/adhd_booklet_cl508.pdf

  3. The CDC web-page dedicated for ADHD resources:
    http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/

  4. ADHD self check-list: an online version of a DSM based check-list.
    http://www.cdc.gov/NCBDDD/adhd/widget/checklist/

  5. Kid's Health Organization NZ - Facts sheet on ADHD:
    http://www.kidshealth.org.nz/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd

  6. Rating Scales:
    1. SNAP
    2. ADHD checklist
    3. Vanderbilt Assessment Scale (TEACHER)
    4. Vanderbilt Assessment Scale (PARENTS)

 

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