If a licensed counsellor conducts ADHD diagnosis, will that carry weight with an md? Or should I find a clinical psych?

As a psychiatrist - . Whether the diagnosis is coming from another psychiatrist, a psychologist, a licensed counselor, etc. - i want to see the documentation that shows how the diagnosis was made. Psychiatric medications can be life saving but can also have potential significant side effects. I am responsible for any medications i write - i owe it to the patient to ensure that the diagnosis is accurate ; we are.
No reason why it. Should not carry weight. If the psychologist is reputable and performs an adequate evaluation, then no reason for any md to argue with their assessment.