There are over 25 million children in the United States who have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD or ADHD).All About ADHDis a comprehensive resource that gives parents, teachers, pediatricians and mental health professionals the facts and resources they need to effectively deal with ADHD. This program provides a thorough description of the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ADHD.
In straightforward language, Dr. Phelan addresses:
Basic symptoms of ADHD
Effects on school, work, home and social life
Causes and typical developmental course
Seven indicators to predict the future
How to diagnose ADHD
How to avoid the critical error in ADHD diagnosis
How to treat ADHD through counseling, school interventions, behavior management and medication.