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Meeting to Discuss Partnership with KSU

11 February 2016

This morning, Thursday 11 February 2016, a meeting was held between a delegation of board members from the ADHD Society and representatives of King Saud University, including the vice-president of student affairs as well as: Dean of Humanitarian Studies Dean of Science Depts and Medical Studies Vice-President of Humanitarian Studies…

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Workshop with New Board of Directors

24 January 2016

A workshop was held at the ADHD Society with the Board of Directors and key members of staff, under the guidance of an external consultant, to review the mission and vision of the Society and evaluate its objectives in order to better meet the needs of the beneficiaries of the…

King Abdullah: In Memorium

23 January 2015

Today we bid farewell to our King, our father, our benefactor, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin AbdulAziz. We will mourn the loss of our beloved King Abdullah, whose forward-thinking policies and love for his people led to the royal decree for the national ADHD initiative…

Riyad Bank sponsors awareness drive

11 October 2013

On the occasion of the world awareness month for the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Riyad Bank supports Afta Association’s awareness campaign, organized in association with the Ministry of Health, through the bank’s social media channels and websites. The campaign aims to focus on instilling awareness on the proper ways…

Riyadh school expels eight students with ADHD

1 July 2013

A private school in Riyadh has expelled eight elementary grade students because they suffer from attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Alsharq newspaper reported. One of the students, Muhannad, is an orphan who has been raised by his foster parents. Umm Mohsin, his foster mother, says the school administration did not sympathize…

ADHD Society Launches in Jeddah

1 May 2013

On April 15, the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Society members hosted an event in Jeddah to celebrate their launch in the city, and to educate attendees on the moral and medical support now available to the public… ADHD is a chronic disorder of the brain that weakens a person’s ability…

AFTA Society signs an agreement with King Faisal schools.

25 September 2012

ATFA society signed a memorandum of understanding with King Faisal schools, where AFTA plans to raise awareness on how to properly treated children with ADHD by offering various programs and projects. These plans aims to improve the provided services to kids with ADHD, refine both medical and educational skills and…

ADHD Society builds social awareness

30 July 2012

Although many famous people like Albert Einstein, Henry Ford and Thomas Edison suffered from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), their creativity and talents were allowed to shine with special care. In the Kingdom, 15 percent of children suffer from ADHD, which if uncared for, could lead to academic failure, behavior…

ADHD society leads the way

7 February 2012

Suad Al-Yamani, director of AFTA, said the program’s mission was to educate physicians about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), through workshops, practical training and lectures by specialized speakers. “The physicians acquired leadership skills in no time and were able to apply them to a chronic affliction like ADHD,” said Al-Yamani….

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet’s Session

15 January 2012

Riyadh, January 05. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz chaired the Cabinet’s session held here today. At the outset of the session, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques briefed the Cabinet on the contacts, consultations and meetings he held with a number of leaders of…

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