Presentation of unrecognized attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in college students.

@article{Heiligenstein1995PresentationOU,
  title={Presentation of unrecognized attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in college students.},
  author={Eric L Heiligenstein and Richard P Keeling},
  journal={Journal of American college health : J of ACH},
  year={1995},
  volume={43 5},
  pages={226-8}
}
Mental health providers at university counseling and health centers should be alert to the possibility that college students with previously unrecognized attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may present for initial evaluation at their centers. This study was a systematic chart review of 42 students at an Upper Midwest university who were diagnosed with ADHD during calendar year 1993. Diagnoses were made by the treating psychiatrist, who reviewed records for presenting problems… CONTINUE READING