At Centro Integra, located , we have Psychologists who are specialists in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder ( ADD ) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ( ADHD ) in adults .
The detection and treatment of ADHD in adults is relatively recent since research and publications began to appear approximately 10 years ago. Thanks to the large amount of research that has been carried out on ADHD in childhood, there are already validated protocols for evaluation and intervention in adults . So if you suspect that you may have ADHD, it is best to consult a specialist psychologist .
SYMPTOMS OF ADHD IN ADULTS:
The adult ADHD may have associated these symptoms:
- Lack of concentration and attention
- Frequent distractions and / or loss of objects
- Difficulty keeping your attention focused on a specific task
- Talking and interrupting frequently
- Difficulty waiting for the turn
- Talk permanently
- Meddling in outside conversations
- Psychomotor restlessness and hyperactivity
- Difficulty sitting
- Frequent movements of the legs, feet, and arms and hands
TREATMENT OF ADHD IN ADULTS
The most recommended treatment for ADHD in adults would consist of a combination of pharmacological treatment, cognitive-behavioral therapy and psychoeducation (information and education about ADHD).
If you are an adult and you suspect that you have ADHD, it is best to consult a specialist psychologist .
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Alexa Clark specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She has experience in listening and welcoming in Individual Therapy and Couples Therapy. It meets demands such as generalized anxiety, professional, love and family conflicts, stress, depression, sexual dysfunction, grief, and adolescents from 15 years of age. Over the years, She felt the need to conduct the psychotherapy sessions with subtlety since She understands that the psychologist acts as a facilitator of self-understanding and self-acceptance, valuing each person's respect, uniqueness, and acceptance.