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Free Lecture Nov. 16: “Paying Attention to ADHD”

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Syed Rizvi, MD, will present "Paying Attention to ADHD" on Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Antelope Valley Medical Center Community Resource Center, 44151 15th Street West in Lancaster. The free hour-long lecture will explore:

  • Definition, causes and diagnosis of ADHD.
  • Myths and facts about ADHD.
  • The difference between ADD and ADHD.
  • Medication necessity and options.
  • If ADHD can be "outgrown."
  • Challenges and opportunities for those with ADHD.

Dr. Rizvi is a psychiatrist with Kaiser Permanente and a member of AV Hospital’s medical staff. He is board certified in psychiatry and neurology and specializes in children and adolescents.