An online degree module to increase awareness and understanding of ADHD
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has a worldwide prevalence rate of around 5% and is one of the most thoroughly researched disorders in medicine. It is associated with a broad range of negative outcomes for affected individuals and with a serious burden to families and society, making it a major public health problem. Despite this, until very recently there was little available in the UK in the way of formal training for professionals who directly work with those affected by the condition.
ADHD in practice 2011; 3(1): 11–13
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