Friday, May 25, 2012,
10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Chicago Ballroom X
CNRS & Aix-Marseille University, France
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The acronym ADHD (for "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder") appeared in the scientific literature during the 1980's and has received enormous attention since then. The goal of this joint clinical-cognitive symposium is to gather various perspectives from four ADHD experts, to present some current research, and to discuss future directions.
Continuing Education: 1.5 APA Credits
This workshop is designed to help you:
1. Provide a sociological and historical overview of ADHD and stimulant pharmacotherapy.
2. Describe the role of norepinephrine in ADHD.
3. Discuss the cognitive deficits associated with ADHD.
Continuing education for psychologists is sponsored by the Psychology Department at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center (WHASC). The Psychology Department at WHASC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. WHASC maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Point of contact for the CE Program is Howard Garb. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 210.671.4084.