Keath Low, MA, is a former writer for Verywell Mind covering ADHD. She is a psychotherapist and holds a clinical scientist appointment with the Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities at the University of North Carolina. Keath's area of specialty is working with children diagnosed with ADHD and their families, as well as with families dealing with the disruptive behaviors that accompany oppositional defiant and conduct disorders.
In addition to individual and family therapy, child and family assessments, treatment planning, behavior modifications, and social skills training, she has lead parenting groups and provided clinical supervision to other therapists and social workers. She has experience working with preschool and school systems, classroom teachers, psychiatrists, pediatricians, and other professionals who interact with children and families dealing with ADHD. Keath is currently a full time writing professional.
While Keath's professional experience has mainly been with children, adolescents, and their families, she also has a great deal of interest in adult ADHD.
Keath received her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She earned her master's degree in child and adolescent counseling psychology from Boston College.
Verywell Mind is an award-winning, trusted, and compassionate online resource that provides the guidance you need to improve your mental health and find balance. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 150 million readers annually.
Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who are all focused on making sure our information is clear, accurate, and actually useful so you can make confident choices about your mental health.
Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, therapists, health journalists, and other mental health experts. These individuals are specifically selected for both their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.
Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.