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Database of Past CMRL Messages

Welcome to the database of past Child-Maltreatment-Research-L (CMRL) list serve messages. The table below contains all past CMRL messages (text only, no attachments) from Nov. 20, 1996 - December 22, 2017 and is updated quarterly.

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Message ID: 8774
Date: 2011-01-05

Author:Dr. Bruce Borkosky, Psy.D PA

Subject:Re: Misdiagnosis of ADHD in Abused Children

Any diagnosis of ADHD must have ruled out all other possible causes of the behaviors. Bruce Borkosky On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 1:02 PM, Carrie Ellis > wrote: I am looking for studies on the misdiagnosis of ADHD in abused children. Particularly, the diagnosis of ADHD when the true diagnosis should be PTSD. Also, the consequences of prescribing stimulants to children who have been misdiagnosed. Any ideas are greatly appreciated! Carrie Ellis Policy Research Intern TexProtects -- Bruce Borkosky, Psy.D. PA Sebring, FL Google 304-8-Dr-Bruce 800-919-9008 fax 813-200-8450 This communication is confidential and privileged. If you are not the intended recipient, please communicate the error immediately, and delete all copies.

Any diagnosis of ADHD must have ruled out all other possible causes of the behaviors. Bruce Borkosky On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 1:02 PM, Carrie Ellis > wrote: I am looking for studies on the misdiagnosis of ADHD in abused children. Particularly, the diagnosis of ADHD when the true diagnosis should be PTSD. Also, the consequences of prescribing stimulants to children who have been misdiagnosed. Any ideas are greatly appreciated! Carrie Ellis Policy Research Intern TexProtects -- Bruce Borkosky, Psy.D. PA Sebring, FL Google 304-8-Dr-Bruce 800-919-9008 fax 813-200-8450 This communication is confidential and privileged. If you are not the intended recipient, please communicate the error immediately, and delete all copies.