Khadijah Watkins Contributor

Dr. Watkins is an assistant professor of psychiatry in the division of child and adolescent psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine and an assistant attending psychiatrist at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

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Could It Be ADHD? Here’s How Doctors Diagnose ADHD in Adults

There’s no one test to diagnose this mental health disorder.

Staying Organized with ADHD: 4 Little Rules that Are Seriously Necessary

These life-simplifying tricks can help you better manage your ADHD.

ADHD in Adults: The 3 Types you Need to Know

Impulsive? Forgetful? Here’s how to tell if it could be adult ADHD.

ADHD vs. Being Scatterbrained: What’s the Real Difference?

Everyone’s distracted these days, but these clues point to ADHD.

Inattentive ADHD in Children: How to Recognize the Signs

These symptoms of this ADHD subtype are not as well-known and can be easy to miss.

ADHD in Children: The 3 Types You Need to Know

ADHD symptoms can look dramatically different among different kids.

Telltale Signs Your Child May Have an Anxiety Disorder

You can’t read their thoughts, so look for these behaviors.

Here’s What You Should Know About Treating Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Weighed down by anxiety? Treatment can free you.

Signs Your Worrying Could Be Generalized Anxiety Disorder

GAD is a “rollercoaster of negative thinking.”

Signs You’re Dealing with Narcissistic Personality Disorder

NPD is not exactly the same as being a narcissist.

Signs of a Mental Health Disorder You Might Be Ignoring

Most disorders don’t show up out of the blue.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Key Facts You Need to Know

OCD isn’t just liking things labeled or washing your hands often.

Understanding ADHD in Children: What Psychiatrists Want You to Know

Addressing ADHD symptoms now can set your child up for success.

Understanding the 4 Main Types of Anxiety Disorders

Everyday anxiety or something more? Here's how to tell.

ADHD in Adults: How ADHD Shows Up in Adulthood

Identifying and treating adult ADHD can be life-changing.

Postpartum Depression: How to Recognize the Signs

Here’s what to do if you’re struggling to adjust.

Seasonal Affective Disorder: 7 Signs to Look For

Leaving this untreated can lead to more chronic conditions.

Understanding Personality Disorders: 6 Types to Know About

Some personality traits may interfere with your daily life.