As the title suggests, this book offers practical suggestions and strategies to meet the challenges of AD/HD. This book provides parents and professionals with the latest cutting-edge research and innovative practices related to AD/HD. Your added value is a section formatted as overheads for an inservice presentation. These overheads can be easily scanned for a PowerPoint presentation. Great for sharing with parents or teachers. You'll get information on: evaluation and assessment, medical and behavioral intervention plans, educational intervention as seen from the parent and professional perspective, the importance of collaboration, issues related to self-advocacy and self-management, and new research on the specific differences of the female affected with AD/HD.
Joining the World od AD/HD
Evaluation and Assessment
What Works? What doesn't Work?
Parent Power-The role of the Family
Intervention Plan-Behavior Strategies
Intervention Plan-Education (Parent's Perspective)
Intervention Plan-Education (Teacher's Perspective)
Team Power! Collaboration
Girl Power! Girls with AD/HD
Empower! Motivating the AD/HD Person
Tests and Checklists Cited
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