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Violence is NOT a symptom of ADHD

In an article written about the Omaha shootings, the reporter made a point to mention that the shooter had been diagnosed with ADHD.

Violent behavior is NOT a symptom of ADHD. In addition, the shootings were not the result of impulsivity, due to the fact that the shootings were pre-meditated.

By | 2016-10-05T06:46:15+00:00 December 6th, 2007|Categories: ADHD, News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Violence is NOT a symptom of ADHD

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Dr. Stephanie Sarkis is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), and AMHCA Diplomate and Clinical Specialist in Child and Adolescent Counseling based in Tampa Bay, Florida, where she specializes in the treatment of ADD/ADHD. Dr. Sarkis conducts evaluations, testing, diagnosis, and counseling services. She also is a public speaker, consultant, coach, and is a facilitator in collaborative law.