Ritalin Is Not the Answer Action Guide: An Interactive Companion to the Bestselling Drug-Free ADD/ADHD Parenting Program / Edition 1

Ritalin Is Not the Answer Action Guide: An Interactive Companion to the Bestselling Drug-Free ADD/ADHD Parenting Program / Edition 1

by David B. Stein Ph.D.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787960446

ISBN-13: 9780787960445

Pub. Date: 03/22/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Since 1999, parents and teachers have relied on Dr. David Stein's groundbreaking book Ritalin Is Not the Answer as a resource to help them work with hyperactive children who have been diagnosed with attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit with hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Now the same principles and tools of the acclaimed Caregivers' Skill Program

Overview

Since 1999, parents and teachers have relied on Dr. David Stein's groundbreaking book Ritalin Is Not the Answer as a resource to help them work with hyperactive children who have been diagnosed with attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit with hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Now the same principles and tools of the acclaimed Caregivers' Skill Program that Dr. Stein outlined in Ritalin Is Not the Answer are present in this easy-to-use companion workbook. Filled with self-tests, specific step-by-step guidelines, checklists, and exercises, Ritalin Is Not the Answer Action Guide offers a healthy, comprehensive behavioral program that has been proven to work!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787960445
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/22/2002
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword.

Acknowledgments.

Introduction: Is This Book for You?

Part One: Preparation for the Caregivers Skills Program.

1. Questions to Ask the Doctor.

2. The True Facts Parents Are Not Being Told.

3. The Real Causes of IA-HM (ADD-ADHD).

4. Why the CSP Works.

Part Two: The Caregivers Skills Program.

5. CSP Step One: Targeting Behaviors.

6. CSP Step Two: Improving Desired Behaviorsby Reinforcement.

7. CSP Step Three: Understanding the Difference BetweenPunishment and Discipline.

8. CSP Step Four: Using a New Time Out.

9. CSP Step Five: Eliminating Lying and Aggressionby Removing Reinforcement.

10. CSP Step Six: Using the Daily Report Card Program.

Part Three: Beyond the Caregivers Skills Program11. Teaching Important Values.

12. Preventing the Creation of an IA-HM(ADD-ADHD) Child.

Resources for Parents.

References.

The Author.

Index.

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