Hearing the voices of Indigenous people with neurodevelopmental disabilities

 ADHD in the News 2024-01-11

Indigenous Peoples with neurodevelopmental disabilities (NDDs) and mental health challenges are among the most marginalized groups in the country. NDDs include things like autism and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Research points to persistent health inequities, and mental health research has tended to overemphasize suicide and substance use in Indigenous populations.