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Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article Titled “A Review of the Most Recent Longitudinal Studies of ADHD”

Robert Eme, PhD, professor of clinical psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Schaumburg recently published an article entitled “A Review of the Most Recent Longitudinal Studies of ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder).The article appears in the Journal of Memory Disorders and Rehabilitation published on March 21, 2017.

The article reviews the findings from the six most recent longitudinal studies of ADHD and examines what the future likely holds for an individual with childhood ADHD.

The article shows that approximately two-thirds of children with childhood ADHD will continue to be moderately or severely impaired in young adulthood. The two most robust predictors of this outcome are severity of ADHD and co morbid conduct problems.