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The ADHD Explosion

Nearly 10% of American children have received a diagnosis of Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). During his Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology Distinguished Scientist Award Address, APS Fellow Stephen P. […]... More>

ADHD Drug May Help Preserve Our Self-Control Resources

Having to exert self-control on one task seems to deplete our ability to exercise self-control on later tasks, but methylphenidate may block this so-called "regulatory depletion." ... More>

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ADHD Drugs Don’t Boost Kids’ Grades

Are Doctors Diagnosing Too Many Kids with ADHD?