The Benefits of ADHD Medication

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Hyperactivity, inattention, and impulsivity maybe considered traits of adolescent’s students, but are defined as symptoms for anxiety disorders such as Tourette’s syndrome (TICS) and Attention- Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). These anxiety disorders show a disproportion rates in both sexes; males are diagnosed at higher rates of ADHD; while females are diagnosed at higher rates for TICS. Research conducted by the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology states this approach would result in over diagnosis of ADHD. Because boys represent the prototypical gender for ADHD, our second hypothesis was that clinical diagnosis ADHD more easily in boys than girls, even if the symptoms exhibited are the same. (Bruchmuller, Siliva, & Jurgen, 2011) Together, these findings establishes the benefits of medication stimulants, parents comprehension of ADHD, and the disadvantage of a therapist diagnosis. The Benefits of ADHD Medication: Proper Diagnosis or Pharmaceutical Advancement in the Minority Community Attention- Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) crosses gender, cultural, and socioeconomic lines, but it does not render adolescents from participating or excelling in the academic process. ADHD disorder has been defined as a neurobiological development disorder of impaired executive functions that significantly affects self-control, behavior, cognition, and learning. (Anthony L. Rostain & J. Russell Ramsay, 2005) According to a study conducted by the American
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