Can I tell you about ADHD? : a guide for friends, family and professionals

By: Yarney, Susan.
Contributor(s): Martin, Chris.
Series: Can I tell you about.Publisher: London Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013Description: 58 p. ; Ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781849053594.Subject(s): ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER | BEHAVIOUR MANAGEMENT | FAMILIES | CAREGIVERS | FRIENDSHIPS | TEACHERS
Contents:
Introducing Ben who has ADHD|What is it like to have ADHD?|Attention problems|Hyperactivity|Talking a lot|Rushing through chores and schoolwork|Being impatient and impulsive|Safety at the roadside|Anger outbursts|Daydreaming|Forgetting things|Specialist help for people with ADHD|What is ADHD?|More about ADHD|How friends can help|How parents can help|How teachers can help|Recommended reading, organisations and websites
Summary: "Meet Ben - a young boy with ADHD. Ben invites readers to learn about ADHD from his perspective. He helps children understand what it means to have ADHD and describes what it is and how it feels. Ben explains how he was diagnosed and what he has learnt about ways to relieve his ADHD symptoms and how friends and adults can help at home and school. This illustrated book is full of useful information and will be an ideal introduction for young people, aged seven upwards, as well as parents, friends, teachers and professionals working with children with ADHD. It is also as excellent starting point for family and classroom discussions." - BOOK JACKET
List(s) this item appears in: Syndromes and conditions for children. Aug 2018 CM | ADHD Books, EBooks & DVDs Updated Oct 2020 CM | WDSA education workshop. May 2021 | Introduction to various syndromes and condition for volunteers. Oct 2021
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"Meet Ben - a young boy with ADHD. Ben invites readers to learn about ADHD from his perspective. He helps children understand what it means to have ADHD and describes what it is and how it feels. Ben explains how he was diagnosed and what he has learnt about ways to relieve his ADHD symptoms and how friends and adults can help at home and school. This illustrated book is full of useful information and will be an ideal introduction for young people, aged seven upwards, as well as parents, friends, teachers and professionals working with children with ADHD. It is also as excellent starting point for family and classroom discussions." - BOOK JACKET

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Introducing Ben who has ADHD|What is it like to have ADHD?|Attention problems|Hyperactivity|Talking a lot|Rushing through chores and schoolwork|Being impatient and impulsive|Safety at the roadside|Anger outbursts|Daydreaming|Forgetting things|Specialist help for people with ADHD|What is ADHD?|More about ADHD|How friends can help|How parents can help|How teachers can help|Recommended reading, organisations and websites

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