Clinician’s Guide to ADHD Comorbidities in Children and Adolescents

Case Studies

  • Joseph Sadek

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 117-140

About this book


The diagnosis and management of ADHD co-occurring with other disorders such as anxiety, depression, tics and substance use remain major challenges for clinicians treating all age groups. This book guides clinicians trough each step in the diagnosis and management of the comorbidity through essential case studies describing psychiatric disorders that frequently occur with child ADHD are well described in every case. Each case includes a diagnosis section and management section and is accompanied by questions and answers concerning the most important aspects in diagnosing and managing of both ADHD and the comorbid disorders. Drawn from actual clinical encounters, the case studies also feature ample current and valid references.


ADHD Diagnosis, ADHD Management, Comorbidity Anxiety Depression Substance Use and Diversion Conduct Disorder Learning Disorders Autism Tic Disorders Intellectual Disability Non-pharmacological Intervention

Authors and affiliations

  • Joseph Sadek
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  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-45634-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-45635-5
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