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Dr Neilson Martin

ADHD in metropolitan Western Australian Aboriginal children

ADHD is a major mental and public health problem. The new National ADHD guidelines highlights the need for more work on Indigenous ADHD. Do cultural influences mean Indigenous kids are being under- or over- diagnosed? This project aims to answer this question. It is expected that we will be able to confirm whether;

This will have several implications for mental health services in the indigenous community: