ADHD: What Every Parent Needs to Know

ADHD: What Every Parent Needs to Know

by Michael I. Reiff
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ADHD: What Every Parent Needs to Know by Michael I. Reiff

ADHD: What Every Parent Needs to Know (formerly entitled ADHD: A Complete and Authoritative Guide) is a balanced guide to help you and your child meet the many challenges of the often misunderstood disorder. This invaluable resource provides accurate, up-to-date information on

Evaluation and diagnosis
Coexisting conditions
Behavior therapy
ADHD and academics
The role of medication
Complementary and alternative treatments
ADHD and the teenage years
Effective skills for parenting children and adolescents with ADHD
And so much more!
Written in clear, accessible language, this thoroughly updated second edition includes the latest information on diagnosis, ADHD medications, and guidance on preschoolers and adolescents with ADHD. A new chapter on advocacy, updates on special education services and laws, and the role of the medical home are also featured.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781581105919
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Publication date: 02/01/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 1,152,929
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Michael Reiff, MD, FAAP, is an associate professor of pediatrics and family medicine at the University of Minnesota, where he is the director of the Autism Spectrum and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Clinic. He has written and spoken nationally and internationally on ADHD and autism spectrum disorders and served on the Executive Committee of the Section on Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics. He is presently the editor of Developmental and Behavioral News, the AAP Section on Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics newsletter, and a member of the AAP ADHD guidelines committee.

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ADHD 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Elizabeth Dunlop More than 1 year ago
I have adhd and every thing u read in this book is true and works
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Imma kid and I have ADHD and for some reason I can't feel hunger even when im not on the medicine please give me advice :c