6 Action Steps for Parents of Children with ADHD
If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, the following steps are designed to help you make choices about the various treatment options for your child, based on the best available evidence.
Become an Expert
- Parent-behavior training
- Combined therapies (for example, medication plus behavioral therapies, such as parent-behavior training, school-based interventions, or other behavioral interventions)
Talk with Your Child's Doctor
Connect with Your Child's Teacher
Compare Medications and Their Costs
Find Certified Therapists
CHADD.org (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) provides a state-by-state directory of ADHD service providers.