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Attention Deficit Disorder

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Gale databaseVisit our Health & Wellness Resource Center database for electronic articles and up-to-date information on Attention Deficit Disorder. This service provided by your public library is accessible and free to those having a Pictou-Antigonish Regional library card.

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Canadian Mental Health Association Nova Scotia Division
63 King Street
Dartmouth, NS B2Y 2R7
Ph: 902 466-6600
Toll Free: 1-877-466-6606
Fax: 902 466 3300
Email: cmhans@eastlink.ca
Website: http://www.novascotia.cmha.ca

Canadian Mental Health Association Pictou Branch
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 959, New Glasgow, NS B2H 5K7
Location Address: 825 East River Rd
New Glasgow, NS B2H 1S7
Ph: 902 752-5578
Email: drobins@pchg.net
If you are concerned that your child may have ADD or ADHD, talk to your family doctor or your child's school; they can refer you to professionals who can assess your child's behaviour.

Canadian Mental Health Association on Attention Deficit Disorders
Website: http://www.cmha.ca/bins/content_page.asp?cid=3-99

Health Connections Resource Centre
HEALTH CONNECTIONS in the People's Place Library. 283 Main Street, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C3
Ph: 902 863-7369
Fax: 902 863-9318
Email: smithlj@gasha.nshealth.ca
Provides free health information and support.

Mayo Clinic on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Children
Website: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/adhd/DS00275
Information on ADHD - signs, symptoms, causes, diagnosis, complications, treatments, and more.

Mayo Clinic on Adult ADHD
Website: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/adult-adhd/DS01161