We train health care professionals and
the public about ADHD in Adults
with the latest evidence-based content
from International Experts.

Program Committee: Stephen V. Faraone, PhD, Program Director;
Lenard Adler, MD, David Goodman, MD, Co-Chairs, APSARD Education Committee;
Jonathan Marx, MBA, Media and Marketing Director

About ADHD

Unfortunately, there are almost as many fictions about ADHD as there are ADHD facts. In this section we present ADHD facts from ADHD experts, based on research evidence – not hearsay, rumor, bias, or desire.

ADHD: Facts or Fiction

Facts about ADHD have been distorted over the years by myths, bias, and unsubstantiated claims. 75 international ADHD scientists developed an evidence-based Consensus Statement about ADHD containing many important points. Details here.

ADHD Success Story #1: Eva

We are improving our ability to diagnose ADHD. But 90% of ADHD adults are still undiagnosed and untreated. In our success story, Eva tells how her son’s ADHD diagnosis helped her get her own diagnosis, after years of searching for answers.