Attention Deficit Disorder ADD
Danbury Psychiatry Consultants
7 Old Sherman Turnpike
Danbury, CT 06810
Daniel Kelleher MD
FAX: 203 917-3046
Or use our contact form.
We are open during the following hours:
Mon 10am - 5:30pm
Tues 10am - 6:30pm
Weds 10am - 5:30pm
Thurs 10am - 6:30pm
Fri 10am - 3:30pm
Last Saturday of Month (some exceptions)
10am - 5:30pm
Four consecutive weeks of hands on Training.
Understanding the Disorder in depth.
Rating scales- how to measure & diagnose.
Cognitive Training- tools to use.
Q & A with Board Certified Physician & Psychiatrist.
To register :
Call Linda at Danbury Psychiatry Consultants
MEDICATIONS for ADD
Can be best understood as Short acting (appox. 2- 4 yrs ) and
Long acting (6-9 hours) and depending on the different strengths required.
The amount of time required for task at hand /focus will determine what medication to use.
Short acting included :
Methylphenidate (Ritalin), Adderall IR, Focalin, Zenzedi, Dexedrine
Long Acting include:
Daytrana 24 patch
EVEKIO- L Amphetamine/ D Amphetamine
Each individual will metabolize the medication in different ways.
Genetic testing can now elucidate rapid metabolizers from slow.
We offer this test- often covered by insurance.