Management of ADHD

Management of ADHD

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The Alder Hey ADHD Service only provides diagnostic and medication services. We do not provide behavioural management support or therapy services. 
ADHD is managed in three ways: medications only, behaviour management only, or a combination of the above.  Research has clearly demonstrated that the combined approach works best. 

At school, children can benefit from being in smaller groups with reduced distractions and with clear, simple instructions. The following document has been prepared by an Education Psychologist:

School Advice Document

At home, children with ADHD need patience, structure and a lot of positive praise. You could learn more about these by attending a Parenting Course organized by one of our partner agencies. Please see the links in our support tab.

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