Although primarily written for parents, the information contained is also very suitable for teenagers, educators, and health professionals. This book dispels myths about ADHD and offers reassuring, practical information about treatments.
Understanding and embracing your ADD character to help you to lead a more enjoyable and productive life. This book offers a comprehensive and entirely up-to-date guide to living a successful life with ADD. This practical guide has tips, advice and support for teachers, teaching assistants and parents coping with children with ADHD. This is a clear and concise guide to classroom practice for teachers dealing with pupils with ADHD.
This fun and interactive workbook is aimed at actively engaging young people with ADHD and supporting them as they negotiate the pitfalls of growing-up, and the transition to secondary or high school. This book contains concise summaries of key issues related to ADHD and school success. From understanding the basics of ADHD to using effective interventions, everything a teacher needs to know is included in this book.
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Provides easy-to-learn parenting techniques and practical advice for parents of children ages 2— This simple, flexible six-step programme is full of tried-and-tested ideas for parents and professionals supporting families of young children with ADHD. Focusing on the provision of practical help, The ADHD Handbook is the ideal introduction for parents and professionals. This book dispels the myths about ADHD and gives a clear overview of the condition: the causes, the behaviours and the treatments.
Full of well-tried, practical strategies to help with common problems such as inattention, underachievement and impulsiveness. Eukee is a jumpy hyperactive elephant who moves through the jungle like a tornado, unable to pay attention like the other elephants. He begins to feel sad, but gets help after a visit to the doctor. An amusing book for children which tells the story of Johnny and what it is like for him to be impulsive and inattentive, and how his family and school make life easier for him.
This story centres on an older sister's efforts to deal with her active and impulsive brother.
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It sends a message to siblings of an ADHD child that they can play an important role in a family's quest for change. The story of a bright young turtle that is not like other turtles.
This book helps kids know they are 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. Otto is a high-octane young car whose motor runs too fast. He also has trouble paying attention in school, is easily distracted, and says and does things without thinking. Otto and his parents visit a pit crew of special mechanics who prescribe a medicine to help slow down Otto's racing motor and help him find ways to be more focused and organized.
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Return to Book Page. Kate Horstmann. Jason Edwards Illustrator. Young people with ADHD can struggle to develop the skills they need to adapt to new situations and establish greater independence. This fun and interactive workbook is aimed at actively engaging young people with ADHD and supporting them as they negotiate the pitfalls of growing-up, and the transition to secondary or high school. Each chapter focuses on a different key issu Young people with ADHD can struggle to develop the skills they need to adapt to new situations and establish greater independence.
Each chapter focuses on a different key issue affecting children with ADHD around the time of school transition, such as organization, friendships and stress. If left unaddressed, these difficulties can contribute to low self-esteem, behavioural problems and poor academic achievement. Using tried-and-tested strategies and top tips, this fully-photocopiable workbook will help adults to work collaboratively with young people to learn, test strategies, set goals and develop comprehensive support plans around individual needs.
Suitable for use with individual children or group work, Helping Kids and Teens with ADHD in School will guide teachers, therapists and support staff in helping young people with ADHD to overcome the challenges of early adolescence in order to improve school performance and personal relationships. Get A Copy. Paperback , pages. Published March 15th by Jessica Kingsley Publishers. More Details Original Title. Other Editions 3. Friend Reviews.
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