Now in a revised and expanded third edition, this comprehensive volume presents the latest, most authoritative knowledge on the nature, diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Provided are state-of-the-art guidelines for understanding and managing the challenges ADHD poses to children, adolescents, and adults in a range of settings. Featuring a new chapter on combined therapies, the third edition has been updated with important new research on nearly all aspects of the disorder. Each chapter now concludes with user-friendly Key Clinical Points.
|Publisher:||Guilford Publications, Inc.|
|Edition description:||Third Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Russell A. Barkley, PhD, ABPP, ABCN, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Barkley has published numerous books and five assessment scales, plus more than 260 scientific articles and book chapters on ADHD, executive functioning, and childhood defiance. He is also the editor of the newsletter The ADHD Report. A frequent conference presenter and speaker who is widely cited in the national media, he is past president of the Section on Clinical Child Psychology (the former Division 12) of the American Psychological Association, and of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology. His website is www.russellbarkley.org.
Kevin R. Murphy, PhD, is President of the Adult ADHD Clinic of Central Massachusetts in Northboro. He was Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Chief of the Adult ADHD Clinic at the University of Massachusetts Medical School from 1992 to 2003. Dr. Murphy has coauthored 2 books and over 30 scientific articles and book chapters on adult ADHD, and is a frequent speaker and conference presenter on issues related to assessment and treatment of adult ADHD, disability determination, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance, and testing/workplace accommodations. He is a former member of the National Advisory Board of Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), and was elected to the CHADD Hall of Fame in 2001.