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Many times the professional’s level of knowledge and expertise about adult ADHD is more important for obtaining an accurate diagnosis and effective treatment plan than the type of professional degree.
Qualified professionals are usually willing to provide information about their training and experience with adults with ADHD.
Reluctance to provide such information in response to reasonable requests should be regarded with suspicion and may be an indicator that the individual should seek out a different professional.
How do I find a professional qualified to diagnose ADHD?
Most of these questionnaires are not standardized or scientifically validated and should not be used to self-diagnose or to diagnose others with ADHD.
Internet self-rating scales There are many Internet sites about ADHD that offer various types of questionnaires and lists of symptoms.These symptoms can change over time, so adults may fit different presentations from when they were children.The These symptoms can change over time, so adults may fit different presentations from when they were children.Impairment refers to how ADHD interferes with an individual’s life.Examples of impairment include losing a job because of ADHD symptoms, experiencing excessive conflict and distress in a marriage, getting into financial trouble because of impulsive spending, failure to pay bills in a timely manner or being put on academic probation in college due to failing grades.