n Mental Health Matters - Challenges of diagnosing adult ADHD
|Article Title||Challenges of diagnosing adult ADHD|
|© Publisher:||In House Publications|
|Journal||Mental Health Matters|
|Publication Date||May 2016|
|Pages||20 - 22|
The existence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adulthood is now recognized by most professionals in the field, and is endorsed by the DSM-IV, and also the newer DSM-V. Interest in this disorder has increased in recent years, but resources for diagnosis and treatment of adults are still scarce. There is also a perception among a section of the public and even some professionals, that it is merely a fad and not a valid concept.
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