Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents
Barkley, Russell A. 2000 Guilford Pubn, 321p.
■Barkley, Russell A. 2000 Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents
，Guilford Pubn, 321p. ISBN-10: 1572305606 ISBN-13: 978-1572305601 欠品 [amazon]
A treasured parent resource since its publication, Taking Charge of ADHD provides authoritative information on ADHD and its treatment. From internationally renowned ADHD expert Russell A. Barkley, the book empowers parents by arming them with the knowledge, expert guidance, and confidence they need. Included are:
*A step-by-step plan for behavior management that has helped thousands of children.
*Current information on medications, including coverage of Strattera and extended-release stimulants.
*Strategies that help children succeed at school and in social situations.
*Advances in research on the causes of ADHD.
*Practical advice on managing stress and keeping peace in the family.
*Descriptions of books, organizations, and Internet resources that families can trust.
Introduction: A Guiding Philosophy for Parents of Children with ADHD.
What is Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder?
What's Really Wrong with My Child?: Poor Self-control.
What Causes ADHD?
What to Expect: The Nature of the Disorder.
The Family Context of a Child with ADHD.
Taking Charge: How to be a Successful Executive Parent.
Deciding to Have Your Child Evaluated for ADHD.
Preparing for the Evaluation.
Coping with the Diagnosis of ADHD.
Fourteen Guiding Principles for Raising a Child with ADHD.
Just for Parents: How to Take Care of Yourself.
Managing Life with ADHD: How to Cope at Home and at School.
Eight Steps to Better Behavior.
Taking Charge at Home: The Art of Problem Solving.
How to Help Your Child with Peer Problems.
Getting through Adolescence,
Off to School on the Right Foot: Managing Your Child's Education
Enhancing Education at School and at Home: Methods of Success from Kindergarten through Grade 12.
Keeping School Performance in Perspective.
Medications for ADHD.
Other Medicine for ADHD.
Support Services for Parents.
Suggested Reading and Videotapes.