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The Resource Delivered from distraction : getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder, Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey

Delivered from distraction : getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder, Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey

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Delivered from distraction : getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder
Title
Delivered from distraction
Title remainder
getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder
Statement of responsibility
Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey
Title variation
Getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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DLC
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Hallowell, Edward M
Dewey number
616.85/89
Index
index present
LC call number
RC394.A85
LC item number
H349 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ratey, John J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Attention-deficit disorder in adults
Label
Delivered from distraction : getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder, Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-353) and index
Contents
Introduction. Welcome to the world of ADD, where landing is learned in midair -- pt. 1. What's it like to have ADD? -- 1. The skinny on ADD : read this if you can't read the whole book -- 2. The feel of ADD -- 3. The seven habits of highly effective ADD-ers -- 4. ADD self-assessment quizzes for adults : a screening test -- 5. Won't pay attention, or can't ? : the crux of the matter -- 6. An evil, an illness, or a kind of mind? : from stigma to science -- 7. The itch at the core of ADD -- pt. 2. Three stories that tell the story -- 8. The Benevians : how this diagnosis can change your life for the better, at any age -- 9. Joey : when there's more than ADD -- 10. The O'Brien family : a household of ADD -- pt. 3. Making the diagnosis of ADD -- 11. The steps to diagnosis -- 12. The qEEG and the SPECT scan : two useful new tests not widely used -- 13. How do you tell a child about the diagnosis of ADD? -- 14. Conditions that coexist with ADD -- 15. Bipolar disorder or ADD? : how to tell the difference -- 16. ADD, reading problems, and dyslexia -- 17. Genetics : if I have ADD, what are the odds my child will too? and other interesting questions -- 18. Are we training our children to have ADD? -- 19. ADD, addictions, and a new use of the 12 steps -- pt. 4. Mastering the power and avoiding the pitfalls : the treatment of ADD -- 20. The treatment of ADD : what works best -- 21. The key to treating ADD : find the buried treasures -- 22. How to find the buried treasures : five steps that lead to lasting joy -- 23. How to find the buried treasure in school : one shining example that all schools should follow -- 24. Major danger alert : college and ADD -- 25. Nutrition and ADD : a cornerstone of good treatment -- 26. Omega-3 fatty acids : a nutrition-based treatment for ADD -- 27. Physical exercise : a great treatment for ADD and a magic tonic for your brain -- 28. Powerful exercises for the brain that improve attention -- 29. Cerebellar stimulation : a specific kind of physical exercise that can be used to treat ADD -- 30. To try medication or not : some reasoning guidelines -- 31. If you choose to try medication, which should you choose? -- 32. Don't SPIN -- 33. And don't SLIDE -- 34. The big struggle revisited : ADD in families -- 35. Living through the pain of ADD -- 36. How to get rid of piles : the kudzu of ADD -- 37. Worry and ADD -- 38. Sex and ADD -- 39. Hallowell & Ratey's top tips for adult ADD -- 40. What kind of mate is best if you have ADD? -- 41. What can you do if your mate has ADD? -- 42. Getting Well enough organized : the Hallowell approach -- 43. What the best treatment must include -- Appendix. A compendium of resources
Control code
ocm55596855
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 380 p.
Isbn
9780345442314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004052815
System control number
(Sirsi) i034544230X
Label
Delivered from distraction : getting the most out of life with attention deficit disorder, Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-353) and index
Contents
Introduction. Welcome to the world of ADD, where landing is learned in midair -- pt. 1. What's it like to have ADD? -- 1. The skinny on ADD : read this if you can't read the whole book -- 2. The feel of ADD -- 3. The seven habits of highly effective ADD-ers -- 4. ADD self-assessment quizzes for adults : a screening test -- 5. Won't pay attention, or can't ? : the crux of the matter -- 6. An evil, an illness, or a kind of mind? : from stigma to science -- 7. The itch at the core of ADD -- pt. 2. Three stories that tell the story -- 8. The Benevians : how this diagnosis can change your life for the better, at any age -- 9. Joey : when there's more than ADD -- 10. The O'Brien family : a household of ADD -- pt. 3. Making the diagnosis of ADD -- 11. The steps to diagnosis -- 12. The qEEG and the SPECT scan : two useful new tests not widely used -- 13. How do you tell a child about the diagnosis of ADD? -- 14. Conditions that coexist with ADD -- 15. Bipolar disorder or ADD? : how to tell the difference -- 16. ADD, reading problems, and dyslexia -- 17. Genetics : if I have ADD, what are the odds my child will too? and other interesting questions -- 18. Are we training our children to have ADD? -- 19. ADD, addictions, and a new use of the 12 steps -- pt. 4. Mastering the power and avoiding the pitfalls : the treatment of ADD -- 20. The treatment of ADD : what works best -- 21. The key to treating ADD : find the buried treasures -- 22. How to find the buried treasures : five steps that lead to lasting joy -- 23. How to find the buried treasure in school : one shining example that all schools should follow -- 24. Major danger alert : college and ADD -- 25. Nutrition and ADD : a cornerstone of good treatment -- 26. Omega-3 fatty acids : a nutrition-based treatment for ADD -- 27. Physical exercise : a great treatment for ADD and a magic tonic for your brain -- 28. Powerful exercises for the brain that improve attention -- 29. Cerebellar stimulation : a specific kind of physical exercise that can be used to treat ADD -- 30. To try medication or not : some reasoning guidelines -- 31. If you choose to try medication, which should you choose? -- 32. Don't SPIN -- 33. And don't SLIDE -- 34. The big struggle revisited : ADD in families -- 35. Living through the pain of ADD -- 36. How to get rid of piles : the kudzu of ADD -- 37. Worry and ADD -- 38. Sex and ADD -- 39. Hallowell & Ratey's top tips for adult ADD -- 40. What kind of mate is best if you have ADD? -- 41. What can you do if your mate has ADD? -- 42. Getting Well enough organized : the Hallowell approach -- 43. What the best treatment must include -- Appendix. A compendium of resources
Control code
ocm55596855
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 380 p.
Isbn
9780345442314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004052815
System control number
(Sirsi) i034544230X

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