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|American Psychological Association (APA)||Psychology Topics: ADHD
APA is a scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 115,700 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students as its members. APA's mission is to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people's lives.
|National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)||ADHD: A Primer for Parents & Educators
NASP is a professional association that represents more than 25,000 school psychologists, graduate students, and related professionals throughout the United States and 25 other countries. The world's largest organization of school psychologists, NASP works to advance effective practices to improve students' learning, behavior, and mental health.
|American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)||ADHD Resource Center
AACAP is a membership-based organization, composed of over 8,000 child and adolescent psychiatrists and other interested physicians. Its members actively research, evaluate, diagnose, and treat psychiatric disorders and pride themselves on giving direction to and responding quickly to new developments in addressing the health care needs of children and their families.
|Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)||Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
SAMHSA is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
|National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)||Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
NIMH is the lead federal agency for research on mental disorders. NIMH is one of the 27 Institutes and Centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIH is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
|National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)||Mental Health Conditions: ADHD
NAMI is a grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
LD OnLine seeks to help children and adults reach their full potential by providing accurate and up-to-date information and advice about learning disabilities and ADHD. LD OnLine is a national educational service of WETA-TV, the PBS station in Washington, D.C.
|Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)||A national nonprofit organization that offers education, advocacy, and support for adults and families affected by ADHD.|