The process of reaching an ADHD diagnosis rests primarily on your personal history. However neuropsychological testing can reveal a ton of useful information for expanding your understanding of your own ADHD. As Dr. H says in this ep, "It's the closest thing we have to an MRI of your mind." But as Ned also points out, this type of testing is not necessary for a diagnosis.
Check out #NedTalks on TikTok! @drhallowell
Do you have a question or guest suggestion? Send an email with your thoughts to email@example.com.
Click HERE to learn more about our sponsor, Landmark College, in Putney, Vermont. It's the college of choice for students who learn differently!
Thanks to our sponsor, OmegaBrite Wellness! Dr. H takes OmegaBrite supplements every day and that's why he invited them to sponsor his podcast. SAVE 20% on your first order at OmegaBriteWellness.com with the promo code: Podcast2020.
Distraction is created by Sounds Great Media. Our producer is Sarah Guertin and our recording engineer/editor is Scott Persson.