Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects 9% of children. It is prevalent in classrooms and is more complex than most people realize. In this presentation, Dr. Murray will explain the core and associated deficits of ADHD and outline how ADHD impacts learning. Strategies for supporting students with ADHD/ADD in the classroom will be discussed.
Dr. Candice Murray is a registered psychologist who has been practicing in the area of ADHD for over 20 years. Dr. Murray works in the Provincial ADHD Program at B.C Children’s Hospital (former Director), is a clinical instructor in the Department of Psychiatry at UBC, and works in private practice. Dr. Murray was a creator of the “Rolling with ADHD” program and has published numerous peer-reviewed research articles on pediatric ADHD.