CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) was established in 1987 as a way for parents and their children to not feel so isolated in dealing with their ADHD. Today it is a respected national and international ADHD organization that provides many forms of ADHD education and support which is available to all who live with ADHD, their families and friends, employers, and professionals in health care, mental health care, and education. Free webinars are one of the many educational resources you can sign up for. All registration is done online and if you can’t attend at the scheduled time, register anyway and the replay will be sent to you a few hours later where you can view it at your convenience.
The speaker for this presentation is Adiaha Spinks-Franklin, MD, MPH, FAAP who is a Board Certified Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician at Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Spinks-Franklin is also an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine. She is active in a number of committees and organizations to address diversity, equity, and inclusion in healthcare. She is the founder of Race & Children Education Collaborative of Anti-Racist Developmental Professionals (R.A.C.E.C.A.R.D) which was established in 2017. The organization does anti-racism and social justice trainings for doctors and other healthcare professionals throughout the country.
Please Note: The webinar begins at 2:00 pm CDT.