Publication Date: 2001
If you are a parent of a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, who will soon be learning how to drive, this book has been written especially for you! Dr. J. Marlene Snyder discusses the additional challenges parents encounter when their teen with ADHD is working toward a driverís license. Written in a friendly, yet straight forward manner, this book makes parents aware of the many decisions that they must make before putting their child in the driverís seat. Practical checklists, worksheets, and sample contracts are provided to assist the parent in encouraging safe driving behaviors.
Chapter 1: An Overview of Teen Driving Statistics and Research on Teen Drivers with ADHD
Chapter 2: Behavioral Characteristics of ADHD and Coexisting Disorders
Chapter 3: General Tips for Parenting Teens with Difficult Behaviors
Chapter 4: 20 Steps for Parenting to Promote Safe Driving Behaviors in Teens with ADHD
Chapter 5: Handling Poor Driving Behaviors Index