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Public Health Issues in the Treatment of ADHD

By far the most controversial, and at the same time, most important public health concern in ADHD is the treatment of the disorder, especially among our nation’s youth. The most common treatment is the psychopharmacological agent, methylphenidate. Methylphenidate is a

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When I Was Young and Didn’t Know Better

I first heard about HIV in high school in Far Rockaway, Queens. But not as much as I would have liked. They showed us a movie called “Kids” and I felt scared about what the main character, a straight female,

What are Special Treatment Issues?

Many men and women who are suffering with an eating disorder have unique needs and concerns. These can vary according to age, environmental and social factors, and other medical concerns. Examples of Special Treatment Issues that may be involved with

6 Adapting Offender Treatment for Specific Populations

Certain criminal justice system populations may be recognized as having specific needs; the consensus panel recommends that whenever possible, treatment be modified to meet those needs. A thorough client assessment will enable treatment providers to determine what modifications to treatment

treat men’s issues (Men’s Issues and Problems)

treat men’s issues Men’s issues can refer to a number of concerns that may affect mental or physical health and well-being and lead men to seek therapy. Statistically, men do not typically seek therapy in high numbers, but when they