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Live Webinar on March 7: Health Equity in ADHD: Addressing Racial Disparities in Diagnosis & Treatment

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Not available March 7? Don’t worry. Register now and we’ll send you the replay link to watch at your convenience.Black children and adults with ADHD are less likely to receive an accurate diagnosis and proper treatment due to structural racism, low socioeconomic status, and stigma, all of which can worsen the symptoms of ADHD.

Racial disparities in health care are critical to recognize and address because untreated symptoms of ADHD — including learning difficulties, impulsivity, inattention, and hyperactivity — can lead to harsh punishment of students in school, failure to graduate, substance use, and increased risk for incarceration.

In this webinar, you will learn:Have a question for our expert? There will be an opportunity to post questions for the presenter during the live webinar.Napoleon Higgins, M.D., is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist in Houston, Texas.

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