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<div class="ExternalClass3642E0D9F47044399F8E2355AA4C4BDE"><div style="border:2px solid #843275;padding:15px;"><p class="phsa-rteElement-Paragraph">In order to manage our current waitlist, the Adult ADHD Clinic will not be accepting referrals as of July 30, 2021 until further notice.<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass6C3080262FB6494A9785F58FBBE36B3F"><div class="ExternalClass453218B7CCBB4AECA4002D560978B3FA"><p> <br> </p><p>We offer a collaborative approach to managing Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in young adults, aged 19 to 35.<br></p><p> Working closely with clients and their doctor, we help clients identify and achieve their goals through:<br></p><div><ul><li><p>Assessment and diagnosis<br></p></li><li><p>Education<br></p></li><li><p>Short-term treatment<br></p></li><li><p>Skill development<br></p></li><li><p>Ongoing monitoring<br></p></li></ul></div><h2>Demonstration clinic<br></h2><p>The clinic is a privately funded demonstration project designed to pilot and evaluate the effectiveness and sustainability of a focused approach to treatment and management of adult ADHD.</p><div><h2>About ADHD</h2><div><ul><li><p>ADHD is highly treatable and manageable.<br></p></li><li><p>ADHD is prevalent in all age groups with approximately 8% of children, 6% of adolescents, and 4% of adults experiencing symptoms.<br></p></li><li><p>Young adulthood is a pivotal life transition point with increasingly less support from parents and teachers. ADHD can be triggered by these transitions, and can negatively impact education, career, finances and relationships if not managed effectively.<br></p></li><li><p>Untreated ADHD can impact people with ADHD through: Increased likelihood of car accidents, high-risk sexual behaviour (STD’s or unwanted pregnancy), incurring high debt, high absenteeism at school or work, etc.<br></p></li><li><p>ADHD is a neurological, biological, developmental disorder that often runs in families.<br></p></li></ul></div></div></div></div></div>1337 St. Andrews AvenueADHDAdultClinic@vch.ca(604) 983-6073(604) 984-5000V7L 3L4BC49.3206803,-123.06657669999998<div class="ExternalClassE6AAEF1DDEFC433BA7673137828A2263"><p><strong>Update July 29, 2021</strong></p><p>We are not accepting referrals until further notice.<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass5FD8DDF1F5354D31BEE5659CFAD03C3D"><p>​Young adults, aged 19 to 35.<br></p></div>HOpe Centre

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