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Welcome to "ADHD.org.nz",
the New Zealand ADHD online support group.
The BIG NEWS is: 2 are now 1: ADDvocate and ADHD Assn have merged to become one unified voice for those with ADHD and their families
The New Zealand Ministry of Health has released the Official Guidelines for the Assessment and Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the most commonly
diagnosed childhood mental condition. It is generally agreed that 2-5%
of the school age population are affected by ADHD, a condition characterised
by excessive hyperactivity, inattention
Here at ADHD.org.nz we hope to try and answer many of the questions
that arise with ADHD. Questions like:
We also provide additional features such as:
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We hope to answer any questions and accomplish several goals:
offer encouragement and assist parents whose children have been
diagnosed with ADHD.
provide parents with general information and the results of the
latest research concerning ADHD.
provide parents with contacts in their region of the country that
they can seek for further consultation.
offer a forum for the exchange of ideas and information.
generally try to provide structure and support to those dealing
with the disorder.
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