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Professional Development

ADHD Diagnosis and Management Across the Lifespan

ADHD is a significant neurodevelopmental disorder that affects people of all age groups. This lecture will be delivered with the goal of reviewing the approach to ADHD, particularly for a primary care audience.

What you will learn:

  • Describe the steps required for the diagnosis of ADHD across Life Span
  • Describe the steps used in reaching a decision to start and select pharmacotherapy and psychosocial treatment
  • for ADHD treatment in children under the age of 10, adolescents, and adults
  • List the monitoring requirements and serious adverse effects associated with the use of psychostimulants and
  • non-stimulant medications for the treatment of ADHD across lifespan and how to manage them
  • List some strategies of minimizing abuse, misuse, and diversion of ADHD medication

Event Details

Jon Allen

Event Cost

Event Location

Virtual Hallway
2085 Maitland Street
Halifax NS B3K 2Z8