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The critical thing when establishing a valid diagnosis is...

Collateral interviews (multi-informant data)
- child
- parents
- teachers
- sports coaches etc

Cannot diagnose ADHD if it only occurs in one setting


What were the main findings of the Multi-Modal Treatment Study for ADHD (MTA)?

1. On primary outcome measure (ADHD symptoms), medication alone and combined treatment did better than behavioural treatment alone and TAU

2. Combined treatment was better than TAU when kids had comorbid problems


Only ________ really addresses the core symptoms of these kids

stimulant medication