Author | Gabriel Kaplan, MD

Articles

Practice Patterns for ADHD and Other Disorders Collide

February 09, 2016

Slideshow

Recent data show that widespread discrepancy exists between clinical guidelines and practice patterns for ADHD, dementia, and bipolar disorders.

Nonpharmacological ADHD Treatments for Youths: How to Implement Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations

September 21, 2015

Article

Here: practical tips on how to proceed with the treatment recommendation process with families who prefer therapy alone.

A Back-to-Basics Approach to Managing ADHD?

June 11, 2014

Article

What forces influence your decision to treat ADHD? Case vignettes and a back-to-basics approach may bring clarity to the diagnostic and therapeutic clinical processes that surround the decision.

Practical Tips From New Research on ADHD

November 05, 2012

Article

Research over the past 2 decades has demonstrated that ADHD occurs frequently and causes considerable suffering in patients and their families. ADHD begins in early childhood and persists through adolescence and into adulthood in 70% of those affected.

Strategies to Improve Medication Adherence in Youths

March 26, 2012

Article

This discussion focuses on approaches to improve medication adherence, particularly in reference to helping adolescents remain on recommended psychopharmacological regimens when transitioning from acute to long-term maintenance.