Having a chronic condition that requires treatment and/or management, such as ADHD, can become an extremely expensive endeavor. Medication alone could cost up to thousands of dollars each month. Insurance should cover these costs. How should a new patient address ADHD costs, and how can a parent cope with the cost of a child's condition?
Come new health insurance plan implementation in January 2010 - yes, that's 2010 - arbitrary and discriminatory health insurance treatment of many mental disorders will cease. CHADD has been very involved, with the entire national mental health community, in getting the Congress of the United States to pass mental health parity. Mental…