“- nearly two thirds of these children with ADHD suffer from another condition such as depression or anxiety disorders in addition to their ADHD.”1
The only problem with that impressive two thirds number: too many don’t understand the clinical relevance of treatment in the context of a challenge with ADHD. treat serotonin related issues, and treat dopamine issues. Basic.
[On the accurate treatment theme: See this ADHD Medication Tutorial for an overview on ADHD diagnosis and stimulant dosage strategies].
What if you came in to see me, for example, as a family practice physician with a known heart problem, and I told you I was going to treat you with insulin? Scary. Mixed, imprecise treatments don’t work in general medicine, and they don’t work in mind medicine either. These are some causes and potential outcomes to overlooking these important dopamine and serotonin details.
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Stay tuned here for improved breakdowns on cognitive depression – so often missed in clinical practice and so relevant for using the correct medications. And pass this post along on your social networks↓, this report provides exceedingly relevant, indeed preventative, information.
1. J. Biederman, S.V. Faraone, & K. Lapey (1992). Comorbidity of diagnosis in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. In G. Weiss (Ed.), Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, child & adolescent clinics of North America. Philadelphia: Sanders.