Numerous children and adults in the United States suffer from the effects of living with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). ADHD is a condition that significantly impacts the day-to-day life, and ability to sustain relationships or prosper in your profession. ADHD is a critical disorder that should be treated as early as possible. With over 20 years of experience treating health disorders, Dr. Nazem Alhusein provides sympathetic, informed ADHD treatment that can help manage your symptoms. After a consultation with Dr. Alhusein, he can can advise medications or different forms of treatment that is best suited to your health.
What is ADHD?
Do you notice it is difficult to pay attention? Do you sense the need to move continuously during periods when you shouldn’t? Do you find yourself continually interrupting others? If these concerns are ongoing and you feel that they are negatively affecting your everyday life, it could be an indiciation of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
ADHD is a disorder that causes the ability to pay attention and control impulsive behaviors a difficult task. The individual may have the feeling of restlessness and almost always active.
Unfortunately, at this time, there is no known cure for ADHD, currently available treatments may help decrease symptoms and improve the ability to function with better control of oneself. ADHD is usually treated with medication, education or training, therapy, or a combination of therapies.
There are various types of treatment that have been implemented to manage ADHD. Adding therapy to an ADHD treatment plan may benefit patients and families to better cope with daily challenges.
For Children and Teens: Parents and teachers can assist children and teens with ADHD to listen to direction and organized with by implementing a routine and a schedule, organizing common items, and giving appreciation or rewards when rules are followed.
For Adults: A licensed health provider or therapist can advise an adult with ADHD learn how to manage his or his life such as maintaining routines and approaching large tasks in a more manageable manner for the individual.