Effective Treatments for Children with ADHD

Martha Alaniz-Livingston, PhD, LPC, and Kelsey Cook Beers, PhD, with San Antonio Counseling and Behavioral Center, P.C., provided this presentation. They reviewed the assessment of children and adolescents with diagnosed ADHD, common co-morbidities and the most effective behavior management treatments available, including some of the medication treatment options.

The learning objectives for this 5-part video series include:

  • Understanding the assessment process of children with ADHD from screening to full psychological evaluations.
  • What are the most effective behavior management techniques to use with children and adolescents with ADHD both at home and in the classroom.
  • What are the most common and effective medication management strategies for children and adolescents with ADHD.

Clarity Child Guidance Center hosted this presentation on September 29, 2017

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  • Clarity Child Guidance Center is the only nonprofit mental health treatment center for kids ages 3 to 17 in South Texas. Our staff of children’s mental health professionals is the largest in the region. When a child is in crisis, we work with families to get much needed treatment regardless of their ability to pay.

The opinions, representations and statements made within this guest article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of One in Five Minds or Clarity Child Guidance Center. Any copyright remains with the author and any liability with regard to infringement of intellectual property rights remain with them. One in Five Minds and Clarity Child Guidance Center accepts no liability for any errors, omissions or representations.

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