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Additional Information
The primary NIH organization for research on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is the National Institute of Mental Health

 

 

Advocacy & Legislation

AbleChild: Parents for Label and Drug Free Education
AbleChild has been established to raise public awareness regarding the psychiatric labeling and drugging of children, and the risks of mandatory mental health screening.

Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
As your child's most important advocate, you should become familiar with your child's medical, legal, and educational rights.

Educational Rights for Children with AD/HD in Public Schools
National Resource Center on AD/HD
Two federal laws guarantee a free appropriate public education and provide services or accommodations to eligible students with disabilities. These are Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Individuals with Disabilities Educational Act.

Legal Rights: Higher Education and the Workplace
National Resource Center on AD/HD
Two federal laws prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities in higher education and the workplace. These are the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.