An open trial of light therapy in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

@article{Rybak2006AnOT,
  title={An open trial of light therapy in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Yuri E Rybak and H. McNeely and B. Mackenzie and U. Jain and R. Levitan},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={67 10},
  pages={
          1527-35
        }
}
OBJECTIVE In adults with attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a delayed sleep/ activity rhythm and/or seasonal mood symptoms may contribute significantly to core pathology and disability. This study examined whether a chronobiologically based treatment, i.e., morning bright light therapy (LT), might have utility as an adjunctive treatment for adult ADHD in the fall/ winter period. METHOD Twenty-nine adults with DSM-IV ADHD were administered a standard 3-week open trial of LT… Expand
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