The Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA) is designated as a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization that has been in existence since 1989. The mission of ADDA is to provide information, resources and networking to adults with ADHD and to the professionals who work with them. In doing so, ADDA generates hope, awareness, empowerment and connections worldwide to individuals and families affected by ADHD. Bringing together scientific perspectives and the human experience, the information and resources provided by ADDA focuses on diagnoses, treatments, strategies and techniques for helping adults with ADHD lead better lives.
ADDA currently provides the following activities and resources to its members:
March - Evelyn Polk Green, MS Ed; ADDA President-elect
April - Linda Anderson, MA, MCC; ADDA President
May - Ari Tuckman, PsyD, MBA; ADDA Board Member
June - Janet Kramer, MD, ADDA Treasurer
Disclaimer: "ADHD is sometimes referred to by its old name, ADD. When we use ADHD here, we are also speaking about those who have difficulties with attention, but are not hyperactive."
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