ADHD Studies in Saudi Arabia

Below is a curated list of published studies related to different aspects of Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Saudi Arabia. If you know of any publications in or about ADHD in KSA that you believe should be included here, please let us know.

You can also find a list of review articles, and a chronological list of related publications, and a list of related theses that have been made available online.



Awareness and Attitudes

YearTitleCityPrimary Author
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Knowledge and Perception of Dental Care ProvidersJeddah
Awareness of Saudi Population in Madina Region About Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) in ChildrenMedina
The Need for Teaching Strategies for Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder at Saudi Arabian SchoolsJeddah
How do parents view psychological assessment and intervention for their children with ADHD in Saudi Arabia?Riyadh
Cross-National Comparisons of Teachers’ Knowledge and Misconceptions of ADHDRiyadh
Behavioral Problems Associated with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Among Students As Perceived by Elementary School Teachers in RiyadhRiyadh
The Impact of Parents’ Medication Beliefs on ADHD ManagementRiyadh
The Knowledge and Beliefs Concerning ADHD Held by parents of children with ADHD in Saudi ArabiaJeddah
The knowledge and beliefs concerning attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) held by children with ADHD in Saudi ArabiaJeddah
Knowledge and Misperceptions Towards Diagnosis and Management of attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) among primary school and kindergarten female teachers in Al-Rusaifah district, Makkah City, Saudi ArabiaMakkah
Saudi Arabian Teachers’ Knowledge and Beliefs about ADHDJeddah
Teachers’ Knowledge and Misconceptions of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderRiyadh
Enhancement the Awareness of Family Care givers Caring their Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder of the General Administration of Intellectual Education Centers in the city of AbhaAbha
Challenging Gifted Children and the Phenomenon of AD/HD: A Qualitative Study of Teachers“ and Parents” Perceptions in a Saudi Arabian Primary SchoolJeddah


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Updated: 22 February 2018 by Jeremy Varnham