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William George Ryan Jr, MD
(205) 934-4643
Community Care Bldg Fl 4,
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1978

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Vera M L Prchal, MD
(205) 939-2159
Va Medicine Center 700 19th Street South
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Charles Univ, Second Med Fac, Praha, Czechoslovakia
Graduation Year: 1968

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Robert Irvin Varner, MD
2000 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1959

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Nathan Bert Smith, MD
(205) 934-2333
Asst Dean of Adm VH100 1530 3rd Ave S,
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al; University Of Alabama Hosp, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Uab Mental Health System

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Thomas Hulbert Allison, MD
2700 10th Avenue South South
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1955

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Ernest L Park Jr, MD
(205) 975-7891
1713 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1960

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Elton Lynn Hurst, MD
(205) 655-0585
2757 11th Ave S
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1976

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Ehtsham Ul Haq, MD
(205) 933-8101
700 19th St S
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Allama Iqbal Med Coll, Univ Of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1987

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Winkler Devere Bond, MD
700 19th St S
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1968

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Charles V Ford, MD
(205) 934-4301
Department of Psychiatry 1530 3rd Ave S Spc 4,
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1963

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Joining An Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group

Disorders - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Written by Michelle Bery   

Living with the effects of Attention Deficit Disorder can be overwhelming and enormously demanding. Everyday activities that are barely noticed by other people take on a whole new set of challenges when you have Attention Deficit Disorder. The impact on one's daily life can really only be understood by those who have also experienced it. For this reason, many who suffer from this condition often find participation in an Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group to be enormously helpful.

Those who have studied Attention Deficit Disorder are unclear as to its origin but are in agreement that it is most likely a neurological condition; the effects of which are manifested in inattentiveness, hyperactivity, or in some cases, a combination of both. Because of the prevalence of research being conducted, Attention Deficit Disorder has been brought to light in the last decade resulting in more and more diagnoses. Along with behavioral therapy, and in most cases, medical treatment, patients often find support through an Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group to be an integral part of their treatment.

For many, an Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group means the chance to be with people who understand. For young people especially – who are at the age when fitting in is of paramount concern – it can be a tremendous relief to be in a room where they are just like everyone else.

For adults – many of whom suffered through childhood before Attention Deficit Disorder was discovered – the opportunity to interact with those who face similar challenges can be a rewarding experience. Many of these adults are left with feelings of insecurity, having been misdiagnosed, misunderstood, and untreated for most of their lives. An Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group allows them the chance to unleash these feelings of inadequacy in a safe and supportive environment.

Attention Deficit Disorder can affect every area of a sufferer's life, including their social interaction. Because of certain behaviors and challenges associated with the disorder many who suffer from it choose to isolate themselves rather than face social rejection. The Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group can mean a whole new world for Attention Deficit Disorder patients.

For information regarding Attention Deficit Disorder Support Groups the Internet can be an unrivaled resource. Look for support groups online; many will also have information about groups that meet in your local area. Additionally, any medical professional who treats Attention Deficit Disorder will commonly have information about Attention Deficit Disorder Support Groups.

Through medical treatment, emotional health, and a thriving Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group, sufferers of this disorder need no longer suffer alone.

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