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ADHD

Question
Posted by: | 2019/11/20

Q.

Suspected adult ADHD symptoms

How do you treat suspected ADHD on an adult and should the see a psychiatrist or psychologist to get an expert opinion?

Expert's Reply

A.

ADHD Expert
- 2019/11/20

Suspected ADHD is not treated - we only treat confirmed ADHD. It is important to consult a psychiatrist with experience in adult ADHD for a comprehensive assessment - to ascertain diagnosis (many other conditions and factors can "mimic" ADHD) prior to starting medication.

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