Dr. Larry Silver's Advice to Parents on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Dr. Larry Silver's Advice to Parents on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

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Random House, Inc.
"How Can I Help My Child with ADHD?"

With this fully realized second edition of the classic guide, Dr. Larry Silver addresses the subjects all parents wonder about when they suspect their child has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder:

  What causes ADHD? What signs should I look for?

  How can I make sure my child is diagnosed correctly?

   Could my child have a learning disability, too?

  What's the latest information on medications and other treatments?

  What controversial treatments should I watch out for?

  What should I tell my child's school, and what should they be doing?

  What legal issues do I need to understand to get my child the right help and protect his or her rights?

  How can I handle behavior problems?

  How can I help my whole family cope with the situation?

Dr. Silver's warm, thoroughly practical guide will give parents, teachers, and others the support they want and the answers they need.

Baker & Taylor
In an updated guide to ADHD, the author of The Misunderstood Child discusses the symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, how it can be diagnosed, a variety of treatment options and their potential side effects, the impact of ADHD on families, and more. Original. 17,500 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Times Books, [1999]
Edition: Second edition
Copyright Date: ©1999
ISBN: 9780812930528
Branch Call Number: 618.9285 SILVE
Characteristics: xviii, 316 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Notes: Includes index


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