How effective is ADHD treatment? | Counseling vs. Psychiatry

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This video answers the questions: Is ADHD untreatable? Is ADHD a growing epidemic? Is ADHD a real disorder? Which is better for ADHD? Counselling or medication? The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual lists attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a controversial mental disorder. This disorder has been a topic of discussion due to the recent increase in ADHD-related cases, increased ADHD medication use, and the fact that ADHD can overlap with normal childhood behavior.

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