Have you tried unsuccessfully to find a doctor or psychiatrist near Southlake who understands and treats Adult ADHD / ADD?
You’ll find exceptional care with Dr. Lisa Fairweather, a seasoned psychiatrist located near Southlake, who sub-specializes specifically in the treatment of Adult ADHD.
Sadly, it is a common misconception even among many physicians and some psychiatrists that Adult ADD/ADHD does not exist. That couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, approximately 1 in 20 Americans suffers from some form of ADD/ADHD.
You may be one of those 5% living with Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD).
If you find that you have more than 2 or 3 of the following symptoms and that any of these impairments cause distress or difficulty at school, work or home.
Patients with ADD/ADHD often have trouble focusing, are easily distracted by extraneous stimuli, are easily overwhelmed, procrastinate excessively, have trouble completing things, are disorganized, are unable to follow conversations, have trouble with reading comprehension, are forgetful, frequently lose things, are fidgety, and/or are often impulsive.
Treatment is simple and straightforward, with the goal of treatment being symptom remission and optimal patient functioning. In other words, life becomes much less of a struggle while at the same time performance improves significantly.
Most patients are treated with stimulant medications; these patients often report a dramatic improvement in their quality of life within just days of starting medication.