ADHD

Question
Posted by: cornelius Ramela | 2010/10/21

Q.

I urgently needs a Pschtrist in the west rand area

My 10yr old son is about to be expelled from school if i don''t put him on medication for Adhd.

Expert's Reply

A.

ADHD Expert

Dear Cornelius,

Has your son been diagnosed with ADHD by a psychologist or doctor? If not, please take the time to go through the diagnostic process; ADHD medications can only be beneficial if the diagnosis is correct. Teachers are in no position to make a diagnosis.

Dr Geeva is based in Melrose Arch - 011 684 1621. Alternatively you can contact ADHASA at www.adhasa.co.za or (011) 888 7655 for a professional in your area who can diagnose and treat ADHD.

Best wishes,
Delia

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Posted by: comfort ranta | 2010/12/03

need a Pschtrist.

Reply to comfort ranta
Posted by: ADD/ADHD Expert | 2010/10/22

Dear Cornelius,

Has your son been diagnosed with ADHD by a psychologist or doctor? If not, please take the time to go through the diagnostic process; ADHD medications can only be beneficial if the diagnosis is correct. Teachers are in no position to make a diagnosis.

Dr Geeva is based in Melrose Arch - 011 684 1621. Alternatively you can contact ADHASA at www.adhasa.co.za or (011) 888 7655 for a professional in your area who can diagnose and treat ADHD.

Best wishes,
Delia

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