The media attention around ADHD guidelines has helped raise awareness of mental disorders and foster the community.
It really shone a light on ADHD in ways I think we didn’t have before,”
Bellgrove said that Australia has pharmacological treatments and medical avenues with psycho-stimulant medications to help ADHD patients.
ADHD can get access to the NDIS, but there needs to be a functional needs assessment that determines that they are living with a significant amount of disability. So it’s not the case that people with ADHD don’t get access to NDIS. It is the case that that’s relatively infrequent”.