The role of the pediatrician in the care and management of children with ADHD can be challenging. This course will discuss the components of evidence-based psychosocial interventions for youth with ADHD and the primary care provider’s role in supporting utilization of these strategies. The course will also cover pharmacologic interventions, how to manage side effects and examine developmental considerations in the treatment of ADHD.
- Describe pharmacologic interventions for ADHD in children and adolescents and how to manage side effects
- Recognize developmental considerations in the treatment of ADHD
- Discuss components of evidence-based psychosocial intervention for youth with ADHD, and pediatricians’ roles in supporting utilization of these strategies
This seminar focuses on developmental and behavioral pediatrics and was delivered at a virtual event titled, “ADHD 2.0: Pediatricians’ Roles in Managing ADHD for Children and Adolescents,” on December 17, 2021.
Additional CHOP Resources:
- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
- Healthy Minds, Healthy Kids: Integrated Care Program
- Autism Integrated Care Program
- Upcoming Healthcare Professionals Events
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