Dear Very Concerned,
Depression is certainly well known to co exist with many children and adults with ADHD. A child psychologist will be in a better position to determine whether depression exists, however, your paediatrician is most definitely your first port of call. As your pseudo name implies, this is of great concern to you; whether you can wait until April or not is dependent on the severity of your son's symptoms. Your son's experiences right now may have absolutely nothing to do with depression, but rather something that has upset him at school or at home. I wish I could give you a definite answer on whether you need to make an earlier appointment; perhaps the receptionist would be kind enough to relay your son's behaviour to the paediatrician and s/he can then make a more decisive suggestion.
All the best,
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