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Concerns in regards to possible ADHD is the most frequent cited reason parents bringing children/adolescents to therapy. Multiple studies have shown the overdiagnosis of boys and the underdiagnosis of girls with ADHD and the long-term effects this can have during adolescents and even possibly adulthood. Knowing how to diagnosis accurately and knowing appropriate interventions both at home and at school is essential when treating children/adolescents.

Concerns in regards to possible ADHD is the most frequent cited reason parents bringing children/adolescents to therapy. Multiple studies have shown the overdiagnosis of boys and the underdiagnosis of girls with ADHD and the long-term effects this can have during adolescents and even possibly adulthood. Knowing how to diagnosis accurately and knowing appropriate interventions both at home and at school is essential when treating children/adolescents.