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For people with Down syndrome, family members, caregivers and professionals.

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Individuals with Down Syndrome Video

July 2019 | Joseph Pereira - Harvard Medical School, MassGeneral Hospital for Children

The video below was narrated and presented by Joseph Pereira, a 4th year medical student at Harvard Medical School, as part of his work with the MGH Down Syndrome Program. He shares information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in individuals with Down syndrome. 


Additional information is shared in an article in our Resource Library called Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) by Drs. Chicoine and McGuire. 

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