Interventions for ADHD

Interventions for ADHD

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This important volume takes a lifespan perspective on ADHD, dispelling the notion that it is only a disorder of childhood and enabling clinicians to develop effective and appropriate interventions for preschoolers, school-age children, adolescents, and adults. Within a biogenetic, neurodevelopmental framework, the author reviews empirically and clinically based treatment interventions including psychopharmacology, behavior management, parent/teacher training, and self-management techniques. Specific challenges and milestones for each clinical population are examined and related disturbances of self-control and impulsivity are placed in their developmental context.NORMAL DEVELOPMENTAL CHALLENGES OF ADULTHOOD Cognitive- Intellectual Development For decades cognitive ... Sternberga#39;s (1980, 1985) triarchic theory was selected because it has potential for explaining the impact of ADHD onanbsp;...

Title:Interventions for ADHD
Author:Phyllis Anne Teeter
Publisher:Guilford Press - 2000-05


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