Struggling to stay organized? Looking for help to keep you on track? The ADD & Mastering It! Cheat Sheet is your companion to the video and a great way to keep the tips handy. Post it where you’ll see it every day and use it as your reminder. It’s a great tool to guide you toward your goals!
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th Edition or DSM-IV is a manual which is published by the American Psychiatric Association and used by Mental Health Professionals to categorize psychiatric diagnosis. This is the list from the DSM-IV of Diagnostic Criteria used for diagnosing Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
The Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale-V1.1 (ASRS-V1.1) Screener is a questionnaire that’s designed to be a starting point in understanding ADHD symptoms. While this is a good place to start, it does not replace a clinical evaluation.
Once you are familiar with the criteria and symptoms of ADHD, the Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS-v1.1) Symptom Checklist can be completed as a tool to help your doctor understand your symptoms. Please read the instructions carefully, this completed document will contain information that is critical in the diagnosis process.
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