Taking Charge of ADHD Third Edition

Taking Charge of ADHD  Third Edition Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 9781462508532
Year 2013-04-18
Pages 363
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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From distinguished researcher/clinician Russell A. Barkley, this treasured parent resource gives you the science-based information you need about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and its treatment. It also presents a proven eight-step behavior management plan specifically designed for 6- to 18-year-olds with ADHD. Offering encouragement, guidance, and loads of practical tips, Dr. Barkley helps you: *Make sense of your child's symptoms. *Get an accurate diagnosis. *Work with school and health care professionals to get needed support. *Learn parenting techniques that promote better behavior. *Strengthen your child's academic and social skills. *Use rewards and incentives effectively. *Restore harmony at home. Updated throughout with current research and resources, the third edition includes the latest facts about medications and about what causes (and doesn't cause) ADHD. See also Dr. Barkley's bestselling Taking Charge of Adult ADHD. Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) Self-Help Book of Merit

Taking Charge of ADHD Revised Edition

Taking Charge of ADHD  Revised Edition Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 1606238426
Year 2000-09-02
Pages 331
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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A treasured parent resource since its publication, Taking Charge of ADHD provides authoritative information on ADHD and its treatment. From internationally renowned ADHD expert Russell A. Barkley, the book empowers parents by arming them with the knowledge, expert guidance, and confidence they need. Included are: *A step-by-step plan for behavior management that has helped thousands of children.*Current information on medications, including coverage of Strattera and extended-release stimulants.*Strategies that help children succeed at school and in social situations.*Advances in research on the causes of ADHD.*Practical advice on managing stress and keeping peace in the family.*Descriptions of books, organizations, and Internet resources that families can trust.

Taking Charge of Adult ADHD

Taking Charge of Adult ADHD Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 160623711X
Year 2011-04-04
Pages 294
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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For adults with ADHD, problems with attention, planning, problem solving, and controlling emotions can make daily life an uphill battle. Fortunately, effective help is out there. No one is a better guide to how to get the best care—and what sufferers can do for themselves—than renowned ADHD researcher/clinician Russell A. Barkley. Dr. Barkley provides step-by-step strategies for managing symptoms and reducing their harmful impact. Readers get hands-on self-assessment tools and skills-building exercises, plus clear answers to frequently asked questions about medications and other treatments. Specific techniques are presented for overcoming challenges in critical areas where people with the disorder often struggle—work, finances, relationships, and more. Finally, an authoritative one-stop resource for adults with ADHD who are ready to take back their lives. See also Dr. Barkley's bestselling resource on childhood ADHD, Taking Charge of ADHD, Third Edition: The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents.

Taking Charge of ADHD

Taking Charge of ADHD Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 1572306009
Year 2000
Pages 321
Language en
Publisher Guilford Publications
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Provides a step-by-step plan for behavior management, data on diagnosis and treatment, strategies for helping children succeed at school and in social situations, and information on advances in research.

Taking Charge of ADHD Revised Edition

Taking Charge of ADHD  Revised Edition Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 1606238426
Year 2000-09-02
Pages 331
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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A treasured parent resource since its publication, Taking Charge of ADHD provides authoritative information on ADHD and its treatment. From internationally renowned ADHD expert Russell A. Barkley, the book empowers parents by arming them with the knowledge, expert guidance, and confidence they need. Included are: *A step-by-step plan for behavior management that has helped thousands of children.*Current information on medications, including coverage of Strattera and extended-release stimulants.*Strategies that help children succeed at school and in social situations.*Advances in research on the causes of ADHD.*Practical advice on managing stress and keeping peace in the family.*Descriptions of books, organizations, and Internet resources that families can trust.

Taking Charge of ADHD

Taking Charge of ADHD Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 1572305606
Year 2000
Pages 321
Language en
Publisher Guilford Publication
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Provides a step-by-step plan for behavior management, data on diagnosis and treatment, strategies for helping children succeed at school and in social situations, and information on advances in research.

The Survival Guide for Kids with ADHD

The Survival Guide for Kids with ADHD Author John F. Taylor
ISBN-10 9781575426310
Year 2013-08-06
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Free Spirit Publishing
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What are ADHD? What does it mean to have ADHD? How can kids diagnosed with ADHD help themselves succeed in school, get along better at home, and form healthy, enjoyable relationships with peers? In kid-friendly language and a format that welcomes reluctant and easily distracted readers, this book helps kids know they’re not alone and offers practical strategies for taking care of oneself, modifying behavior, enjoying school, having fun, and dealing with doctors, counselors, and medication. Includes real-life scenarios, quizzes, and a special message for parents.

Your Defiant Child First Edition

Your Defiant Child  First Edition Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 9781462503339
Year 2011-11-14
Pages 239
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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Every child has "ornery" moments, but more than 1 in 20 American children exhibit behavioral problems that are out of control. For readers struggling with an unyielding or combative child, YOUR DEFIANT CHILD: EIGHT STEPS TO BETTER BEHAVIOR offers the understanding and guidance they need. Drawing on Dr. Russell A. Barkley's many years of work with parents and children, the book clearly explains what causes defiance, when it becomes a problem, and how it can be resolved. The book's comprehensive eight-step program stresses consistency and cooperation, promoting changes through a system of praise, rewards, and mild punishment. Readers learn tools and strategies for establishing clear patterns of discipline, communicating with children on a level they can understand, and reducing family stress overall. Filled with helpful charts, questionnaires, and checklists, YOUR DEFIANT CHILD helps parents get their child's behavior back on track and restore harmony in the home. Winner-- Parents' Choice "Approved" Award

Take Charge of Your Child s Sleep

Take Charge of Your Child s Sleep Author Judith A. Owens
ISBN-10 156924362X
Year 2005
Pages 274
Language en
Publisher Da Capo Press
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Foremost experts on pediatric sleep issues outline comprehensive treatments for a range of childhood sleep problems, from insomnia and sleepwalking to apnea and narcolepsy; in a guide for parents that includes additional sections on sleep problems related to medical conditions. Original.

Annie s Plan

Annie s Plan Author Jeanne R. Kraus
ISBN-10 1591474817
Year 2006
Pages 47
Language en
Publisher
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With the help of her teacher and parents, Annie learns how to organize her desk, pay attention in class, and prepare her homework assignments.

Smart But Stuck

Smart But Stuck Author Thomas E. Brown
ISBN-10 9781118421765
Year 2014-02-03
Pages 288
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Compelling stories that present a new view of ADHD Smart but Stuck offers 15 true and compelling stories about intelligent, capable teens and adults who have gotten "stuck" at school, work, and/or in social relationships because of their ADHD. Dr. Brown highlights the often unrecognized role that emotions play in this complex disorder. He explains why even very bright people with ADHD get stuck because they can focus well on some tasks that interest them, but often can't focus adequately on other important tasks and relationships. The first book to explain and illustrate the crucial role of emotions in the daily functioning of those living with ADHD Brown, Associate Director of the Yale Clinic for Attention & Related Disorders, is an internationally known authority on ADHD Drawing on the latest research findings, the book describes strategies and treatments for getting "unstuck" to move on to a more rewarding and productive life.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 9781462517725
Year 2014-03-11
Pages 898
Language en
Publisher Guilford Publications
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"This edition strives to extract from the mine of available scientific literature those nuggets of clinically important information regarding the nature, assessment, diagnosis, and management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children, adolescents, and adults. The revised and expanded fourth edition of this user-friendly workbook provides a master set of the assessment and treatment forms, questionnaires, and handouts. Formatted for easy photocopying, many of these materials are available from no other source. Featured are interview forms and rating scales for use with parents, teachers, and adult clients; helpful checklists and fact sheets; daily school report cards for monitoring academic progress; and more"--

ADHD Nation

ADHD Nation Author Alan Schwarz
ISBN-10 9781501105913
Year 2016-09-06
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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"A groundbreaking and definitive account of the widespread misdiagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder--and its serious effects on children, adults, and society"--

Smart but Scattered

Smart but Scattered Author Peg Dawson
ISBN-10 1606238809
Year 2011-11-30
Pages 314
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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There's nothing more frustrating than watching your bright, talented son or daughter struggle with everyday tasks like finishing homework, putting away toys, or following instructions at school. Your "smart but scattered" 4- to 13-year-old might also have trouble coping with disappointment or managing anger. Drs. Peg Dawson and Richard Guare have great news: there's a lot you can do to help. The latest research in child development shows that many kids who have the brain and heart to succeed lack or lag behind in crucial "executive skills"--the fundamental habits of mind required for getting organized, staying focused, and controlling impulses and emotions. Learn easy-to-follow steps to identify your child's strengths and weaknesses, use activities and techniques proven to boost specific skills, and problem-solve daily routines. Helpful worksheets and forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Small changes can add up to big improvements--this empowering book shows how. See also the authors' Smart but Scattered Teens and their self-help guide for adults. Plus, an academic planner for middle and high school students and related titles for professionals.

Organizing Solutions for People with ADHD 2nd Edition Revised and Updated

Organizing Solutions for People with ADHD  2nd Edition Revised and Updated Author Susan C Pinsky
ISBN-10 9781592335121
Year 2012-05-01
Pages 208
Language en
Publisher Fair Winds Press (MA)
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If you’re one of the 10 million American adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), every day is a struggle to keep your home, your office, your electronics, and your calendar organized. Organizing Solutions for People with ADHD, 2nd Edition—Revised and Updated presents a simple but effective, long-term solution to get you back in control of your life. Written by professional organizer Susan Pinsky, it outlines a practical, ADHD-friendly organizing approach that emphasizes easy maintenance techniques and methods for maximum efficiency, catering to the specific needs of the ADHD population. Susan’s practical solutions address the most common organizing dilemmas among her ADHD clientele, while also drawing on her own personal experience as the mother of a child with ADHD. Color photos, useful tips, and bulleted lists make this a quick and manageable read, no matter how fleeting your attention span. Armed with this unique, step-by-step approach to organizing, you'll receive the tools and the knowledge you need to eliminate stress from your home and lead a happier, healthier, more organized life.