Treatments for ADHD: Medication, Behavior Therapy, and the New AAP Guidelines


The American Academy of Pediatrics recently updated its guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD. Tim Verduin PhD, Clinical Director at the Institute for ADHD & Behavior Disorders at NYU Langone Children Study Center, discusses why it is recommended that children younger than 5 years old start treatment with behavior therapy. He also discusses the reasons why, at any age of children, the AAP recommends that medication and behavior therapy be used together.

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