As ADHD and ASD are Disorders affecting brain growth, activity and maturation. Specialists monitor and assess all aspects of cognitive, psychological and physical development, as well as relevant pathology.
Thus, medical specialists approach the diagnosis of a neuro-developmental condition as a stepwise, evidence-base process which may differ from that undertaken by a psychologist in a number of ways:
Since ADHD and ADHD individuals have multiple coexisting problems, a detailed medical history is undertaken and investigated not only for diagnosis, but also for treatment outcomes. Some of the most common medical oversight in ADHD is required for: