Bringing ADHD Epidemiology to States: What Could State-Based Estimates Mean for Your State?

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Date Developed: 9/7/2011. Source: U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Presenter(s): Susanna Visser, MS; Patsy Carter, PhD; Charlie Biss, MSW. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Intermediate. Length: 60 minutes.


This web conference examined epidemiological trends in childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity over time, using data from the National Survey of Children’s Health. The presenters discussed the potential for using state-based estimates from this national, population-based survey to advance state health initiatives in the mental and behavioral health of children.

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