Cover of: The ADD & ADHD answer book | Ashley, Susan PhD.

About the Book

--What can I do to help my child now?--What are the symptoms of ADD? --What questions will the doctor ask me about my child? --Do children with AD/HD qualify for special education? --Should I medicate my child?ADD and ADHD are estimated to affect at least 3 to 7 percent of school-age children and the amount of information available on the subject can be overwhelming, confusing and oftentimes, conflicting. The ADD & ADHD Answer Book is a reassuring, authoritative reference for you and your family, providing sound advice and immediate answers to your most pressing questions. The book also includes questionnaires and checklists to help you get the most out of your child's evaluation.Written in an easy-to-read question and answer format, The ADD & ADHD Answer Book helps you understand your child's illness and develop a plan to help them succeed.

Table of Contents

Introduction
The abcs of add and adhd
Getting your child evaluated
Coexisting disorders
Succeeding in school
Homework
Parenting rules, routines, and rewards
Medication
Social skills
Self-esteem
Growing up with ad/hd
Appendix A: the 5 most important lists you need
Appendix B: section 504 accommodations and modifications
Appendix C: behavior charts
Appendix D: education tests
Appendix E: recommended reading.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre
Popular works.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
618.92/8589
Library of Congress
RJ506.H9 A327 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3406038M
ISBN 10
140220549X
LC Control Number
2005021669
Library Thing
5042935
Goodreads
911565

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