Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention

Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention Author Kathleen G. Nadeau
ISBN-10 1557984565
Year 1997
Pages 72
Language en
Publisher
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Written especially for kids, this fun, friendly workbook is packed with cartoons and activity pages, offering children a wealth of helpful tips for every situation--at home, at school, and among friends. Illustrations.

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.

Cory Stories

Cory Stories Author Jeanne Kraus
ISBN-10 1591471486
Year 2005-01-01
Pages 30
Language en
Publisher
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A young boy named Corey explains what it feels like to have attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and how his parents and his doctor have helped him learn to adjust to it.

Mindful Parenting for ADHD

Mindful Parenting for ADHD Author Mark Bertin
ISBN-10 9781626251816
Year 2015-09-01
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher New Harbinger Publications
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Written by a pediatrician and based in proven-effective mindfulness techniques, this book will help you and your child with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) keep calm, flexible, and in control. If you are a parent of a child with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you probably face many unique daily challenges. Kids with ADHD are often inattentive, hyperactive, and impulsive, since ADHD affects all of self-management and self-regulation. As a result, you might become chronically frustrated or stressed out, which makes caring for ADHD that much harder. In this book, a developmental pediatrician presents a proven-effective program for helping both you and your child with ADHD stay cool and collected while remaining flexible, resilient, and mindful. Bertin addresses the various symptoms of ADHD using non-technical language and a user-friendly format. In addition, he offers guidelines to help you assess your child's strengths and weaknesses, create plans for building skills and managing specific challenges, lower stress levels for both yourself and your child, communicate effectively, and cultivate balance and harmony at home and at school. If you are a parent, caregiver, or mental health professional, this book provides a valuable guide.

ADD ADHD Behavior Change Resource Kit

ADD ADHD Behavior Change Resource Kit Author Grad L. Flick, Ph.D.
ISBN-10 0876281447
Year 1998-01-02
Pages 416
Language en
Publisher Jossey-Bass
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For teachers, counselors and parents, this comprehensive new resource is filled with up-to-date information and practical strategies to help kids with attention deficits learn to control and change their own behaviors and build the academic, social, and personal skills necessary for success in school and in life. The Kit first explains ADD/ADHD behavior, its biological bases and basic characteristics and describes procedures used for diagnosis and various treatment options. It then details a proven set of training exercises and programs in which teachers, counselors and parents work together to monitor and manage the child's behavior to achieve the desired results.

My Friend Has ADHD Readers World

My Friend Has ADHD  Readers World Author Amanda Doering Tourville
ISBN-10 9781404867017
Year 2010-07-01
Pages 24
Language en
Publisher Capstone
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My friend Robby has a disability called ADHD. But that doesn’t matter to us. We play basketball, tell jokes, go canoeing, and help each other with our homework. I’m glad Robby is my friend!

Taking Charge of ADHD

Taking Charge of ADHD Author Russell A. Barkley
ISBN-10 9781462507894
Year 2013
Pages 363
Language en
Publisher Guilford Press
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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.

How to Reach and Teach Children and Teens with ADD ADHD

How to Reach and Teach Children and Teens with ADD ADHD Author Sandra F. Rief
ISBN-10 9781118937785
Year 2016-09-13
Pages 504
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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"This book serves as a comprehensive guide for school personnel trying to make a positive difference in the lives of children who have been diagnosed as ADD/ ADHD. It supplies teachers, special education teachers, counselors, administrators, psychologists, and parents with information, techniques, and strategies that will help these students succeed. The book addresses the specific needs of students with ADD/ ADHD, but the strategies are appropriate and recommended for all students who appear to have attention problems, learning disabilities, or are underachieving for any reason, including gifted children. This third edition includes enhanced content in the following areas: medications, case studies, executive function, subject-specific strategies, model programs, and references, among others. For easy use, this resource is organized into thirty sections that provide comprehensive, practical guidance on such topics as: - Preventing behavioral problems in a classroom - Learning styles: elements and interventions - Cooperative learning techniques - Up-to-date educational law information - Techniques for relaxation and visualization - Challenges and specific interventions for students of all ages - Tips on communicating effectively with parents, physicians, and agencies"--

100 Questions Answers About Your Child s ADHD Preschool to College

100 Questions   Answers About Your Child   s ADHD  Preschool to College Author Ruth D. Nass
ISBN-10 9781449619664
Year 2010-10-25
Pages 168
Language en
Publisher Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Completely revised and updated, 100 Questions & Answers About Your Child s ADHD: Preschool to College, Second Edition is a comprehensive, practical guide for parents of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Discussing both medical and psycho-social aspects of the condition, Dr. Nass and Dr. Leventhal provide an authoritative yet compassionate explanation of treating this condition and teaching your child strategies for living -- and learning -- with ADHD. Comments from parents of children with ADHD bring a first-person perspective to this invaluable resource. 100 Questions & Answers About Your Child s ADHD: Preschool to College, Second Edition offers parents a helping hand in coping with the demands of raising a child with ADHD, and setting their children on a course for success in their development, education, and careers."

The School Counseling and School Social Work Treatment Planner with DSM 5 Updates 2nd Edition

The School Counseling and School Social Work Treatment Planner  with DSM 5 Updates  2nd Edition Author Sarah Edison Knapp
ISBN-10 9781119064091
Year 2014-12-12
Pages 432
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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This timesaving resource features: Treatment plan components for 33 behaviorally based presenting problems Over 1,000 prewritten treatment goals, objectives, and interventions—plus space to record your own treatment plan options A step-by-step guide to writing treatment plans that meet the requirements of most accrediting bodies, insurance companies, and third-party payors Includes Evidence-Based Practice Interventions as required by many public funding sources and private insurers PracticePlanners® THE BESTSELLING TREATMENT PLANNING SYSTEM FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS The School Counseling and School Social Work Treatment Planner, Second Edition provides all the elements necessary to quickly and easily develop formal treatment plans that satisfy the demands of HMOs, managed care companies, third-party payors, and state and federal agencies. New edition features empirically supported, evidence-based treatment interventions including coverage of disruptive classroom behaviors, reinforcing student success, bullying, peer conflict, and school violence Organized around 33 behaviorally based presenting problems in treating students who experience social and emotional difficulties, including social maladjustment, learning difficulties, depression, substance abuse, family instability, and others Over 1,000 prewritten treatment goals, objectives, and interventions—plus space to record your own treatment plan options Easy-to-use reference format helps locate treatment plan components by behavioral problem Includes a sample treatment plan that conforms to the requirements of most third-party payors and accrediting agencies including CARF, The Joint Commission (TJC), COA, and the NCQA Additional resources in the PracticePlanners® series: Documentation Sourcebooks provide the forms and records that mental health??professionals need to??efficiently run their practice. Homework Planners feature behaviorally based, ready-to-use assignments to speed treatment and keep clients engaged between sessions. For more information on our PracticePlanners®, including our full line of Treatment Planners, visit us on the Web at: www.wiley.com/practiceplanners

Understanding My Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Understanding My Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Author Kara T. Tamanini
ISBN-10 9781606931707
Year 2008-10-01
Pages 28
Language en
Publisher Strategic Book Publishing
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This children's book describes the symptoms of ADHD in a children's story that helps children understand the symptoms of this disorder in language they can understand. The book helps them understand how ADHD affects them and is informative in nature.

Disabilities and Disorders in Literature for Youth

Disabilities and Disorders in Literature for Youth Author Alice Crosetto
ISBN-10 9780810869622
Year 2009-09-01
Pages 400
Language en
Publisher Scarecrow Press
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One in every five Americans lives with at least one disability or disorder, including both the obvious, such as those requiring the use of a wheelchair, and the less evident ones, such as eating disorders or Asperger's syndrome. Those responsible for teaching disabled students and providing services and support for them need ready access to reliable and up-to-date resources. Disabilities and Disorders in Literature for Youth: A Selective Annotated Bibliography for K-12 identifies almost 1,000 resources to help educators, professionals, parents, siblings, guardians, and students understand the various disabilities and disorders faced by children today. This bibliography consists of four major headings_Emotional, Learning, Physical, and Multiple Disabilities_which are further categorized into works of fiction and nonfiction. Annotations provide a complete bibliographical description of the entries, and each entry is identified with the grade levels for which it is best suited and resources are matched with appropriate audiences. Reviews from recognized publications are also included wherever possible. Anyone interested in identifying helpful resources regarding disabilities and disorders will find much of value in this essential tool.