Students diagnosed with ADHD who would like to have their stimulant medication refilled by a provider at Student Health Services must provide specific documentation.
Students diagnosed with Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) who would like to have their stimulant medication refilled by a provider at Student Health Services must provide the office with adequate documentation of an ADHD diagnosis.
Records must be:
In addition, reports must be based on age norms.
The ADHD assessment report must include:
We cannot accept documentation from family practitioners or school psychologists, as they are not ordinarily qualified to conduct the required assessments.
The prescribing of stimulant medications is at the sole discretion of the providers at Student Health Services. We reserve the right to decline to prescribe stimulant medications should we feel the diagnosis has not been established, the student needs more specialized treatment or there are adherence and/or abuse concerns.
All records and reports should be faxed to 716-829-2564 in advance of your appointment.
For additional information, please contact:
University at Buffalo
4350 Maple Rd
Amherst, NY 14226
Phone: (716) 829-3316; Fax: (716) 829-2564