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ADHD data and trends information 2001 Data on ADHD from the Child Trends Data Bank Document
ADHD in Young Children: Use Recommended Treatment First Both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry recommend behavior therapy over medication as first-line treatment for young children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently analyzed healthcare claims data for young children insured by Medicaid between 2008 and 2011 and young children insured through employer-sponsored insurance between 2008 and 2014, finding that approximately 75% of young children with ADHD received medicine as treatment. Only about 50% of young children with ADHD in Medicaid and 40% with employer-sponsored insurance received psychological services, which may have included behavior therapy. Website
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry The AACAP website is a public service to aid in the understanding and treatment of the developmental, behavioral, and mental disorders of children. The mission of AACAP is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research, and to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throughout their careers. Website
An Inside Look at Trauma-Informed Practices A Nashville elementary school takes a comprehensive approach to trauma-informed practices, creating a space where students feel known and supported. Website
Angry Kids: Dealing with Explosive Behavior When a child—even a small child—melts down and becomes aggressive, he can pose a serious risk to himself and others, including parents and siblings.  Document
Angry Kids: Dealing With Explosive Behavior Website
Anxiety in Children Anxiousness and anxiety are common emotions that everyone feels at one time or another. This tip sheet explores common triggers of anxiety, when to be concerned and when to seek help. Tipsheet
Apoyar a los niños en tiempos inciertos: Responder al coronavirus (Supporting Children in Uncertain Times: Responding to the Coronavirus) Los niños pueden sentirse más inquietos durante tiempos inciertos, como la actual pandemia de coronavirus. Cuando los niños están inquietos, pueden mostrar sus sentimientos a través de comportamientos desafiantes. Esta hoja de consejos proporciona varias formas en que los adultos y los cuidadores pueden ayudar a los niños a sobrellevar la situación. Tipsheet
Arimaha saamaynta kuleh Dabeecadda (Factors that Influence Behavior) Xaashidan tilmaamuhu waxay daboolaysaa arrimo badan oo saameyn ku yeelan kara dhaqanka ilmaha waxayna siineysaa hage daryeelayaasha sida looga caawiyo carruurta inay la qabsadaan arrimaha aysan awoodin inay xakameeyaan. This tip sheet covers the many factors that can affect a child's behavior and offers guidance for caregivers on how to help children cope with issues they are not able to control. Tipsheet
Attention Deficit Disorder Association The Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA) is the world's leading adult ADHD organization. Our mission is to provide information, resources and networking opportunities to help adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) lead better lives. We are an international non-profit organization, founded twenty years ago by adult ADHD support group leaders to share information, resources and provide support for one another. In the 20 years since its inception, ADDA has grown to become the source for information and resources exclusively for and about the adult ADHD community. Our goal is to generate hope, awareness, empowerment and connections worldwide in the field of AD/HD. ADDA brings together scientific perspectives and the human experience. The information and resources provided to individuals and families affected by AD/HD and professionals who serve them focuses on the diagnosis, treatments, strategies and techniques for helping adults with AD/HD lead better lives. Website