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Online guides for ADHD medication info

By |2016-11-20T07:53:48-05:00March 10th, 2010|Categories: ADHD, Medication|Tags: , , , , , |

I've found two guides online for learning more about medication for ADHD. The first is the "ADHD Parents' Medication Guide" (I added the apostrophe to the title...I think it needs one.) It was created by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) and the American Psychiatric Assocation (APA). It can be found here: http://www.psych.org/Share/Parents-Med-Guide/Medication-Guides/ParentsMedGuide-ADHD-English.aspx [...]

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Simon Game as a Test of ADHD and Executive Function

By |2017-01-10T08:44:34-05:00June 16th, 2008|Categories: ADHD, Books, Research|Tags: , , , , , |

I'm reading ADHD in Adults (Barkley, Murphy, & Fischer, 2008) for a book review.  The authors list the kids' game Simon as a test of executive function impairment in ADHD.  Of course!  That's a great idea!  This is the electronic game where a sequence of colors is given to you, and you have to repeat it [...]

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