Are you or your child or teenager very often restless and frequently forgetful, fidgety, or impulsive? Do you or your child or teen have a hard time staying organized? Attention deficit disorder is a neurological disorder that can affect children, teens, and adults. ADD can occur with or without hyperactivity. If you suspect you or someone you love may be struggling with ADD, testing may help you access the treatment you need.
Attention Deficit Disorder testing in Manhattan
If the answers to the above questions are mostly yes, consider getting yourself or your child or teenager tested for ADD.
Attention Deficit Disorder testing involves the administration of structured interviews, rating scales, and several performance-based tests, culminating in a written report that includes recommendations, such as accommodations in the workplace or extended time on in-class and standardized tests and exams, as well as referrals for psychiatric medication (if needed), ADD coaches, and nutritional experts.
Treatment for ADD is available
Therapy for Attention Deficit Disorder is effective for children, adolescents, and adults. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy will help adults and teens learn how to manage their symptoms and prevent the disorder from causing further difficulties in your life. For parents with children diagnosed with ADD, behavior management techniques and learning more about the disorder can be very helpful for helping to bring organization and calm into your family life.
Reach out today
Dr. Winarick specializes in the assessment and diagnosis of ADD in children, adolescents, and adults. To get started with educational testing services, you can call now, fill out the contact form or just text ‘PsychologistsNY contact’ to 646-770-6091 and Dr. Winarick will reach out to you.Please like and share this post!