ADHD Across the Life Span: Diagnosis, Life Course, Management and Comorbidity
Presented by Russell Barkley, Ph.D., internationally recognized authority on ADHD
Cost: $105 before October 14, 2012
Dr. Barkley will present advances in four major areas related to the understanding and management of ADHD. Main session topics include diagnosis and subtyping, life course outcomes and treatment implications, optimizing treatment and the impact of comorbidity.
Groves Academy is pleased to welcome back Russell Barkley, Ph.D., a renowned authority on ADHD and ADD in children and adults, for a day-long presentation at Groves. Dr. Barkley will present information on the advances in four major areas related to the understanding and management of ADHD. Main session topics include: diagnosis and subtyping, life course outcomes and treatment implications, overview of the three management approaches, optimizing treatment, the impact of comorbidity, and a discussion of ADHD management in primary care. The target audience includes pediatricians, primary care practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, social workers, nurses and educators.
Russell A. Barkley, Ph.D., is an internationally recognized authority on ADHD and ADD in children and adults. He is currently Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and Research Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse. He is a clinical scientist, educator, and practitioner who has published 19 books and more than 250 scientific papers and book chapters related to ADHD and its assessment and treatment. He has received numerous awards from professional associations for his research career in child development and psychopathology and his efforts to disseminate the science of ADHD to both professionals and the general public. For more information about Dr. Barkley, visit www.russellbarkley.org.