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Russell Ramsay, Ph.D., ABPP


J. Russell Ramsay, Ph.D., is co-founder and co-director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Adult ADHD Treatment and Research Program and a professor of clinical psychology in the department of psychiatry in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Ramsay has authored numerous peer-reviewed professional and scientific articles, research abstracts, and book chapters. He is the author of five books related to the understanding and treatment of adult ADHD. His Adult ADHD Tool Kit has been translated into Spanish (Kindle version), French-Canadian, and is in the process of being translated to Korean; it has been designated as a recommended self-help book by the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. His most recent book is Rethinking Adult ADHD.

Ramsay is an inductee in the CHADD Hall of Fame and received the Szuba Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching & Research from the University of Pennsylvania. He serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Attention Disorders and is sought out as an ad hoc reviewer for many other journals. He has served on the Professional Advisory Boards (PAB) of the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA; including serving as co-chair), CHADD, and on the Board of the American Professional Society of ADHD and Related Disorders (APSARD). He currently serves on the advisory board of The ADHD Report and is on the scientific advisory board of Additude Magazine.

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