Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common condition that can affect both children and adults. Symptoms of ADHD include difficulty paying attention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. If you or your child is experiencing these symptoms, it is essential to undergo ADHD testing to determine an accurate diagnosis and develop an effective treatment plan.
While ADHD can have a significant impact on an individual's daily life and functioning, it is important to note that it is a treatable condition. With appropriate treatment and support, individuals with ADHD can lead fulfilling and successful lives.
However, untreated, or poorly managed ADHD can have negative effects on an individual's life. These may include:
- Poor academic or work performance
- Difficulty retaining employment
- Difficulty maintaining relationships
- Higher risk of accidents or injuries due to inattention and impulsivity
- Difficulty with organization and time management
- Low self-esteem or self-image
- Increased risk of substance abuse or addiction
It is important for individuals with ADHD to receive appropriate treatment and support to minimize these negative effects and manage their symptoms effectively. This may include a combination of medication and therapy, as well as support from friends, family, and other healthcare professionals.
At our psychology practice, we offer comprehensive ADHD testing for individuals of all ages. Dr. Zaky will conduct a thorough evaluation to assess your symptoms, medical history, and overall functioning. This may include interviews with you and your loved ones, psychological assessments, and other diagnostic tools.
evaluation is complete, we will provide you with a clear and understandable
explanation of the results and any recommendations for treatment.
If you are interested in ADHD testing, please contact our practice to schedule an
appointment. We are here to support you.
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