Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD: Assessment and Intervention

Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD: Assessment and Intervention

by Sam Goldstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0122870492

ISBN-13: 9780122870491

Pub. Date: 08/01/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Science

This text offers practicing clinicians strategies, interventions, suggestions, guidance and ideas to work with adults struggling with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and is intended as a reference to which clinicians will turn time and time again as issues or problems present themselves. The text will also provide a comprehensive review of the scientific

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This text offers practicing clinicians strategies, interventions, suggestions, guidance and ideas to work with adults struggling with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and is intended as a reference to which clinicians will turn time and time again as issues or problems present themselves. The text will also provide a comprehensive review of the scientific literature and expand the development of an ongoing model to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780122870491
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
08/01/2002
Series:
Practical Resources for the Mental Health Professional Series
Pages:
299
Product dimensions:
0.69(w) x 7.50(h) x 9.25(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors.
Foreword.
Preface.
A.T. Ellison, An Overview of Childhood and Adolescent ADHD: Understanding the Complexities of Development ino the Adult Years.
S. Goldstein, Continuity of ADHD in Adulthood: Hypothesis and Theory Meet Reality.
R. Barkley and M. Gordon, Research on Comorbidity, Adaptive Functioning, and Cognitive Impairments in Adults with ADHD: Implications for a Clinical Practice.
D.E. Johnson and C.K. Conners, The Assessment Process: Conditions and Comorbidities.
K. Murphy, Clinical Case Studies.
K.G. Nadeau, The Clinician's Role in the Treatment of ADHD.
R.B. Brooks, Changing the Mindset of Adults with ADHD: Strategies for Fostering Hope, Optimism, and Resilience.
S. Young, A Model of Psychotherapy for Adults with ADHD.
J.B. Prince and T.E. Wilens, Pharmacotherapy of Adult ADHD.
R. Crawford and V. Crawford, Career Impact: Finding the Key to Issues Facing Adults with ADHD.
P.S. Latham and P.H. Latham, What Clinicians Need to Know About Legal Issues Relative to ADHD.
P. Kilcarr, Making Marriages Work for Individuals with ADHD.
T.W. Phelan, Families and ADHD.
N. Ratey, Life Coaching for Adult ADHD.
A.L. Robin, Lifestyle Issues.
Index.

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