Therapeutic treatments: There are several therapy options. Once the child or adult is diagnosed, the specialist may advise the best option (Psychotherapy, Cognitive-behavioral therapy, social skills training, parent training or support groups.) Studies demonstrate that medical treatment accompanied by psychotherapy intervention could yield important results.
Therapy is also effective in treating additional problems related to ADHD comorbidities, such as anxiety, conduct disorders, or learning disabilities. Within cognitive-behavioral therapy and psychopedagogical attention, testing the therapeutic effect of chess training may improve social and cognitive skills including attention, concentration, problem-solving capacity and other executive functions (working memory, multitasking, monitoring, etc.).