Pubic generated Carteret County ADHD resources for children and adults in Morehead City, Beaufort, and Newport NC. We are asking for readers to use the comment form at the end of this article to supply us with information about doctors, behavioral treatments, parents support groups, therapist, medications, non-profit agencies, and other treatment resources available in the county.
Parents and guardians are encouraged to share this document on popular social media sites like Facebook and Twitter so that more people can get in the conversation about ADHD resources in the county for children and adults. Additionally, we hope you will use our discussion form below to ask questions and engage with other readers.
Additionally, we are providing a list of questions to start the conversation that readers can use to further discuss this topic.
Tell us some Carteret County ADHD doctors that have a good handle on treating symptoms and behaviors related to this disorder, specifically medications for children? What medication is your child on and how is it helping? What medications have you tried in the past that were not (or not as) effective?
How is your doctor addressing sleep in a child that has ADHD? What about foods, specifically sugar? We know there is a lot of talk about foods and drinks that contain red dye exacerbating behaviors, is this the case with your child? Have gluten free foods helped?
What county doctors have you found to help treat adults? What are the difference is treatments and behaviors in children versus adults that have this disorder?
What Carteret County therapist have you, or are working with to help treat this disorder in a child or an adult? What types of behavior programs have you tried in the past, and what are you trying now?
If your child has delayed learning because of ADHD, what types of speech and occupational therapies exist in the county?
Are there any offline or online parenting support groups in the county?
What resources exist in the Carteret County Schools? Are there speech, occupational, and behavioral resources in the schools? What types of school IEP mandates are there for this disorder? Do school psychologist work with children or do they refer them out to area doctors, therapist, and psychologist for medication and behavioral treatments?
Tell us the name, address, and phone number of area non-profit agencies that advocate on behalf of children and adults with ADHD and provide treatment?
Outside of non-profits, are there any local county government resources at social services or the health department for this disorder?
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