Understanding ADHD

Don’t need the CPD points? Click here to do this course at a reduced price! The “Understanding ADHD online course” is a comprehensive and informative program designed to help individuals gain a deeper understanding of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This course covers various aspects related to ADHD, including its causes, symptoms, and the different […]

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Don’t need the CPD points? Click here to do this course at a reduced price!

The “Understanding ADHD online course” is a comprehensive and informative program designed to help individuals gain a deeper understanding of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This course covers various aspects related to ADHD, including its causes, symptoms, and the different approaches towards managing this condition. The keyword “online course” reflects the convenience and accessibility that this program offers. Participants can access the materials from anywhere with an internet connection, allowing them to learn at their own pace and convenience. This comprehensive online course serves as an invaluable resource for anyone seeking to understand ADHD better or support someone diagnosed with it.

Section 1

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Module 1: What is ADHD?

Find out how ADHD is diagnosed, what the three different types of ADHD are, and which comorbidities are most common in patients with ADHD.  You will learn about the current studies on ADHD and where these studies fall short.  While ADHD is usually associated with children, we also have a look at its prevalence among adults and how they can cope in the workplace.

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Module 1 test
20 questions
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Module 2: Symptoms of ADHD

The symptoms of ADHD is discussed in this module in great detail. The symptoms of ADHD in girls are also highlighted. 

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Module 2 test
15 questions
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Module 3: Causes of ADHD

Here we discuss all the popssible causes of ADHD. We also take a look at ADHD diet as well as the effect of screen time. 

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Module 3 test
26 questions
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Module 4: Complications due to ADHD

In this module we discuss the complication that may arrise from having ADHD. We look at emotional- as well as physical sensitivities, hypersensitivity as well as the impact of AHD on social settings. 

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Module 4 test
17 questions
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Module 5: Comorbidities

In this module we explore comorbidities. We look at how to differentiate between ADHD and a condition with similiar symtoms. We also take a look at the three common ADHD comorbid categories. 

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Module 5 test
15 questions
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Module 6: The difference between ADHD and ODD

We discuss the differences between ADHD and ODD, what to expect when they occur together as well as the symtoms of both in relation to each other. 

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Module 6 test
10 questions
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Module 7: ADHD and depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, SUDs, & personality disorders

In this module we discuss depression, anxiety disorder, bipolars disorders, SUDs and personality disorders with clear explanations of symptoms of all of the above. 

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Module 7 test
48 questions
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Module 8: ADHD vs SPD vs ASD

In this module we discuss the differences as well as the similarities of ADHD, sensory processing disorder as well as autism spectrum disorder. 

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Module 8 test
14 questions
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Module 9: Diagnosis of ADHD

We discuss in detail what a diasgnosis of ADHD entails and what you should expect from the process and the medical profession. 

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Module 9 test
11 questions
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Module 10: ADHD in adults

Symptoms of ADHD in adults are often different to that of children. We take a look at the symptoms of ADHD in adults, as well the diagnostic process. 

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Module 10 test
35 questions
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Module 11: Treatment options

The various treatment options for ADHD is discussed. Medications for ADHD is discussed in great detail. The various therapies are also discussed. 

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Module 11 test
24 questions

Treatment options

Treatment options are discussed in great detail. Medications are laid out in terms of names, duration they last, as well as side effects.

Different types of therapy for example psychoeducation, behaviour therapy, social skills training, psychotherapy as well as other treatments are discussed.

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Module 12: Strategies at home

We dedicated an entire module to the strategies that parenst and caregivers may employ at home for a child that has a diagnosis of ADHD. 

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Module 12 test
29 questions
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Module 13: Strategies in the classroom

A full module is dedicated to strategies in the classroom to help teachers. From behavioural classroom management, accomodations as well as practical tips for classroom success is discussed in detail. 

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Module 13 test
19 questions
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Module 14: Prevention

This modules takes a look at if prevention is possible. It also lists people who have ADHD that live (well) in the public eye as motivation!

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Module 14 test
5 questions
Yes, it is. This course carries international accreditation through a company in the UK called “The CPD Standards Office”. You may visit their site at www.cpdstandards.com or view our profile at https://directory.cpdstandards.com/providers/help-my-child/
You will have to send in your own results once we have sent your certificate stating the amount of CPD points you received.
Yes, you will. Once you have completed the course the system will prompt you to send an email. You will then receive your certificate in PDF format via email. The certificate will state the amount of CPD points earned as well.
No, you do not. Although our courses are accredited for CPD points for professionals, the courses are open to everybody that need to them.
Yes, you do. There are online, multiple-choice questions after every module.
You may send an email to info@helpmychildcpd.com. You may also join our Facebook Group or like the Facebook page and ask your questions there.
There is no time limit, it is entirely up to you. We know life is busy and can be hectic, our aim is to help, not to make you feel as if you have another burden.
No, there aren’t. All the material for course is online and in text format. You go through it by yourself. All the material will be available for you to view, even after you have completed the course.

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