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Diagnostic Assessment

  • Stephen E. Brock
  • Shane R. Jimerson
  • Robin L. Hansen
Chapter
Part of the Developmental Psychopathology at School book series (DPS)

As discussed in Chapter 4, screening test results can be used to determine if an ADHD diagnostic assessment is required. When such diagnostic assessments are indicated, it is important to keep in mind that no single test will reliably identify this disorder. Thus, diagnostic assessments require multiple methods, employed across multiple settings, by a multidisciplinary team of specialists (Brock, 1999).

Keywords

ADHD Symptom ADHD Child Rapid Automatic Naming ADHD Diagnosis Behavior Rating Scale 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen E. Brock
    • 1
  • Shane R. Jimerson
    • 2
  • Robin L. Hansen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Special EducationRehabilitation School Psychology and Deaf Studies, California State University, SacramentoSacramentoUSA
  2. 2.Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, University of California, Santa BarbaraSanta BarbaraUSA
  3. 3.University of California at Davis, M.I.N.D. InstituteSacramentoUSA

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