Unpacking Aggression Associated with ADHD
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 12, Number 7&8, October 2021
John C. Blader, PhD
Child and adolescent psychologist at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX.
Dr. Blader has disclosed that he has received funding from Supernus Pharmaceuticals for one research grant unrelated to this topic and these medications. Dr. Feder has reviewed this article and found no evidence of bias in this educational activity.
We often see children and teens who have ADHD with aggressive behavior. The press to treat them often results in polypharmacy with all the attendant risks and complications. This interview with Dr. Joseph Blader discusses research findings that can help us to provide more effective simplified and safer treatment for many of the patients.