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Prevalence rates of psych disorders in adults - prevalence of major depression v. lifetime prevalence.

ADHD prevalence?

Major depression: prevalence = 6.6%; lifetime prevalence = 20%

ADHD prevalence = 4.4%

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comorbid disorders with adult ADHD

when do you treat ADHD in relation to the others?

- (any mood disorder - 38%) bipolar, major depression, dysthymia
- (any anxiety disorder 47%)

treat ADHD last

3

stimulant treatment of ADHD

methyphenidate

4

nonstimulant treatments of ADHD (3)

atomoxetine, guanfacine, clonidine