A Perspective On ADHD

A Perspective On ADHD

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Lorian Phillips
Clinical Psychologist

A Perspective On ADHD

Points: 3 CPD POINTS
Price: R500 excl VAT
Course Duration: 1 hour 27 minutes
31 December 2019

Please note NEW RULES FROM HPCSA : “Accreditation numbers are valid for the year they are accredited in”. All CPD questionnaires must please be completed/submitted to Impact Learning by 31 December 2019. Should you run out of time kindly contact info@impactlearning.co.za for further information. We will endeavour to do our best to assist you but there is no guarantee that courses will be re-accredited.

This presentation will look at the following:

  • Ethical considerations
  • How do we know a treatment works?
  • How does the treatment work?
    • The synapse
    • Serotonin, Dopamine, Noradrenaline
  • Specific conditions and their treatment
  • Monitoring medication
  • How long to treat for?
  • Take-home messages
  • Consent
    • Children may consent to medical treatment from age 12 if competent to do so (Children’s Act)
  • Assent
    • the agreement of someone not able to give legal consent to participate in the activity
    • treatment of minor children requires the consent of the parent or legal guardian and the assent of child, wherever possible

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