ADHD Update: Understanding Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

ADHD Update: Understanding Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

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What is ADHD? What are the symptoms? How are the symptoms treated? Learn about this common behavioral disorder that affects school-age children, some of whom will continue to have the condition as adults. Read about the latest research breakthroughs and most current treatment methods.

About the Author:
Dr. Alvin Silverstein is a professor of biology at the College of Staten Island, City University of New York

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766028005
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/28/2008
Series: Disease Update Series
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.85(w) x 9.41(h) x 0.43(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Profile: ADHD     4
Out of Control     7
The History of ADHD     15
What Is ADHD?     29
Diagnosis and Treatment     49
Living With ADHD     70
ADHD and the Future     78
Questions and Answers     93
ADHD Timeline     95
For More Information     98
Chapter Notes     100
Glossary     105
Further Reading     108
Internet Addresses     109
Index     110

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