Center for Attention Deficit and Behavior Disorders

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ADD - the abbreviation for Attention Deficit Disorder - is a neurological disorder that affects not only the individual, but everyone around him or her- parents, friends, classmates, coworkers. If you have a child with ADD, you are probably all too familiar with the symptoms, lack of concentration, impulsiveness, forgetfulness, poor grades, low self esteem, even trouble with the law. Untreated, these symptoms can lead to varying degrees, not excluding drug abuse, depression ,violent behavior, and aggressiveness. If you or your child have tried varying solutions with no success, whether with or without medication, the Center can help you or your child live a normal, happy life.

Here are examples of areas of specialization:

Depression - If you are one of the million Americans who struggle with depression, it can feel as if there is no light at the end of the tunnel. Months and even years of hopelessness and despair can rob you of your ability to function at home or at work. Dr. Holzer and his staff understand the complex interactions between mind, body, and medication. They are exceptionally well versed in the various causes and treatments for depression, and they can help you reach that light at the end of the tunnel.

Anxiety Disorders
- Anxiety symptoms can strike nearly anyone at any time. Whether it's general anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks, obsessive compulsive disorder or school phobias most people are affected at some point in their lives. However, if these symptoms become overwhelming it can be time to seek help. Like depression anxiety if often caused by a chemical imbalance. As such, chance are your anxiety attacks can be controlled with medication. Let Dr. Holzer and his staff get to the real cause of your anxiety so you can get the best possible treatment.

Bipolar Disorder
- This disorder can be difficult to identify and treat, especially in children and adolescents. Dr. Holzer and his staff have much experience treating this popluation with great success.

Autistic Spectrum Disorders - If you have a child with autistic spectrum disorder, such as autism or Asperger's syndrome, you know all too well. Your child probably lacks the social skills we take for granted, leading a life full of constraints and routine - a few friends. However, this doesn't have to be a life sentence. Let our staff of skilled specialists help your child live a fuller, happier life.

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2350 Ocean Avenue suite 2-J Brooklyn, NY 11229
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