Formal Parent Training Effective To Treat Young Children With ADHD
- AHRQ comparative effectiveness review on attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) intervention and evaluation:
- Approximately 5 percent of children worldwide diagnosed with ADHD.
- Formal training for parents is effective and does not harm children age 6 and under.
- Less evidence supporting use of drugs such as Ritalin to treat children age 6 and under.
Image: The cover of the ADHD report is shown.
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