(VENTURA, California) If you have a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, you no doubt feel exhausted at times, and isolated, but just know that you are far from alone. It’s estimated that 6 million children in the United States struggle with ADHD. That’s 6 million households coping with the challenges that come with caring for a child with ADHD.
Also know that, with an accurate diagnosis, proper treatment and strong support, your child can truly thrive.
Learn more about the resources available and hear some inspiring stories from doctors and parents of children with ADHD, at a free seminar that’s taking place on Thursday, Aug. 29, in Ventura. Called “Navigating ADHD: Diagnosing and Supporting Your Child,” the seminar is hosted by Community Memorial Health System as part of its 2019 Speaker Series.
The keynote speaker will be Dr. Heather Nichols, a physician specializing in pediatrics. Nichols received her medical degree from Drexel University of Medicine and completed her pediatric residency at Brown University Hasbro Children’s Hospital. She is certified with the American Board of Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The free seminar begins at 6 p.m. on Aug. 29 at the Ventura Beach Marriott on Harbor Boulevard. For reservations, visit www.cmhshealth.org/rsvp or call Brown Paper Tickets at 800-838-3006.
Community Memorial Health System is a not-for-profit health system, which is composed of Community Memorial Hospital, Ojai Valley Community Hospital, the Centers for Family Health, and various outpatient centers serving communities located within Ventura County, California.
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