Center for Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
General Research: Dr. Arnold’s research focuses on new drug development and alternative and complementary treatments for autism and ADHD. His research includes aromatic essential oil therapy for autism spectrum disorder, omega-3 fatty acids for mood disorders, neurofeedback for ADHD, nutrition and mental health, and clinical trials.
Clinical Interests: Aromatic essential oil therapy and autism spectrum disorder, omega-3 fatty acids and mood disorders, neurofeedback and ADHD, nutrition and mental health, clinical trials, new drug development, alternative and complementary treatments.
Research Techniques: Clinical trials
Current Research Projects:
International Collaborative ADHD Neurofeedback (ICAN) study
Essential Oils for Quality of Life in Autism
New long-acting medication for ADHD
Active Funding: NIMH/NIH
Selected Publications: 260 articles, 70 chapters, 9 books
Education and Training:
MD: The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Summa cum laude
Fellowship: Child Psychiatry Residency, Johns Hopkins University
Clinical Services: Nisonger Dual Diagnosis Clinic (psychiatry and developmental disorder)