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Do Technologies Aid in Adult ADHD Management - Exploring the Controversies

Posted by Jerry Smith on Saturday, November 25, 2023,

ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is a neurodevelopmental disorder commonly associated with children. Yet growing evidence shown in recent years paves the way for its identification and treatment within the adult sphere as well. Strikingly, the vast and impactful world of technology may just prove itself as an invaluable ally amidst these ASD challenges. 

**Definition and Incidence of Adult ADHD**

ADHD, better understood as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disord...

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Adult ADHD: Navigating the Controversy and Embracing Technology for Solutions

Posted by Breakthrough Psychological Solutions on Saturday, November 25, 2023,
Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) has increasingly been recognized as a lingering condition that affects many adults, despite being traditionally diagnosed during childhood. Current discussions often involve disagreements within the medical community regarding the nature and treatment of ADHD in adults and are entangled with concerns about overdiagnosis and the potential harms versus benefits of psychiatric medication. Technology has rapidly developed as a sile...

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A Brief History of ADHD

Posted by Breakthrough Psychological Solutions on Thursday, November 23, 2023,
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by a pattern of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity which is more pronounced than typically observed in individuals at a comparable level of development. The history of ADHD is a story of the evolving understanding of human behavior, medical inquiry, and the development of healthcare strategies.

Historical Perspectives:

The earliest documented recognition of symptoms resembling ADHD can be tr...

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