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Signs of ADHD Checklist

ADHD maybe one of the quickest disorders to recognize, he can't sit still, she can't control her actions, he's easily distracted...what your looking at here are symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity and/or impulsiveness. However, to possibly warrant a diagnosis of ADHD... individuals younger than 17 must show at least 6 inattentive and/or hyperactive impulsive symptoms and symptoms… Continue reading Signs of ADHD Checklist

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Commonly Abused Prescribed and Illegal Drugs

I have never been infomally introduced to drugs.  I was above the influence throughout high school...when most of my classmates smoked and drank.  Even in college, I kept away from the party mentallity...surprise surprise!  To no one that actually knows me. My introduction to substances came during my stint as a counselor at a Juvenile… Continue reading Commonly Abused Prescribed and Illegal Drugs