Taking Charge of ADHD
  • Author : Russell A. Barkley
  • Release Date : 12 June 2020
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 401
  • ISBN 13 : 9781462542673

Taking Charge of ADHD Book Summary

Now in a revised and updated fourth edition, this comprehensive, bestselling work has earned its place as the leading resource for parents. Prominent authority Russell A. Barkley guides parents to understand why 6- to 18-year-olds with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) act the way they do--and provides practical steps to help them live up to their potential. Readers learn how to find the right professional help, get needed support at school, and manage challenging behavior using proven techniques. Packed with realistic stories and problem-solving ideas, this empathic guide is solidly grounded in science. New to the fourth edition are a chapter on health risks associated with ADHD, the latest information on the causes of the disorder, current facts on medications, a new discussion of sibling issues, advice for parents who might have ADHD themselves, and much more. Purchasers can download and print several practical tools.

Taking Charge of ADHD

Taking Charge of ADHD

Author : Russell A. Barkley
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Genre : Education
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Now in a revised and updated fourth edition, this comprehensive, bestselling work has earned its place as the leading resource for parents. Prominent authority Russell A. Barkley guides parents to understand why 6- to 18-year-olds with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) act the way they do--and provides practical steps to help ...

Taking Charge of ADHD  Third Edition

Taking Charge of ADHD Third Edition

Author : Russell A. Barkley
Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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Provides a step-by-step plan for ADHD diagnosis and treatment, behavior management, strategies for helping children succeed at school and in social situations, and information on advances in research....

Taking Charge of Adult ADHD  Second Edition

Taking Charge of Adult ADHD Second Edition

Author : Russell A. Barkley
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Genre : Psychology
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If you're among the millions of adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you need the latest facts about the disorder and its treatment. You need practical strategies to help develop your strengths and achieve your goals, whether on the job, in family relationships, or in personal pursuits. From renowned ADHD ...

ADHD in Adults

ADHD in Adults

Author : Russell A. Barkley,Kevin R. Murphy,Mariellen Fischer
Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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Providing a new perspective on ADHD in adults, this compelling book analyzes findings from two major studies directed by leading authority Russell A. Barkley. Groundbreaking information is presented on the significant impairments produced by the disorder across major functional domains and life activities, including educational outcomes, work, relationships, health behaviors, ...

Executive Functions

Executive Functions

Author : Russell A. Barkley
Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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This groundbreaking book offers a comprehensive theory of executive functioning (EF) with important clinical implications. Synthesizing cutting-edge neuropsychological and evolutionary research, Russell A. Barkley presents a model of EF that is rooted in meaningful activities of daily life. He describes how abilities such as emotion regulation, self-motivation, planning, and working ...

Taking Care of ADHD

Taking Care of ADHD

Author : Russell A. Barkley
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
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Includes information about ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), evaluation and diagnosis of child, behaviour management and coping strategies for parents, discussion of medications for ADHD....

Your Defiant Child  Second Edition

Your Defiant Child Second Edition

Author : Russell A. Barkley,Christine M. Benton
Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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Discover a way to end constant power struggles with your defiant, oppositional, "impossible" 5- to 12-year-old, with the help of leading child psychologist Russell A. Barkley. Dr. Barkley's approach is research based, practical, and doable--and leads to lasting behavior change. Vivid, realistic stories illustrate what the techniques look like in ...

You Mean I m Not Lazy  Stupid or Crazy

You Mean I m Not Lazy Stupid or Crazy

Author : Kate Kelly,Peggy Ramundo
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Health & Fitness
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An updated edition of the classic self-help book for people with Attention Deficit Disorder! With over a quarter million copies in print, You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?! is one of the bestselling books on attention deficit disorder (ADD) ever written. There is a great deal of literature ...