Dr. Jefferson Prince on Treating ADHD
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 1, Number 4, April 2003
Jefferson Prince, M.D.
Director of Child Psychiatry, North Shore Medical Center
Staff, Child Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Prince, you have done innumerable evaluations of children and adults with ADHD. These days, psychiatrists in the community are besieged by patients wanting treatment for ADHD, and the pressure is on to come up with a diagnosis and treatment during a single 45 minute session. Is this possible?