Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder(ADHD) have a higher prevalence in children living with TSC.
On this page you will find:
- TSA’s zoom education event, in which Dr Vinita Prasad talks about recognising, diagnosing and managing ASD and ADHD
- Recommended sources of further information.
This information is particularly helpful to those with younger children who think their child may have one or both of these conditions or who are newly diagnosed.
Please note: The opinions expressed are those of the presenter(s) and are not an official pronouncement of TSA. Please consult your health professional before taking any action based on the information provided.
Presentation slides: ASD and ADHD
Further useful resources on ASD and ADHD
Incredible Years Parenting Program – https://incredibleyears.com
New Forest Parenting Program (specifically designed to address ADHD symptoms) – https://guidebook.eif.org.uk/programmes/the-new-forest-parenting-programme
Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) – https://triplep.net/glo-en/home/
Parent-Child Interaction Therapy – http://www.pcit.org/for-parents.html