Ad/hd Teens: Distracted Or Defiant? Coaching Helps!

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iUniverse, 2006 - Education - 124 pages
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Designed for teens with ADD, their parents, coaches, and anyone else dealing with ADD teens, AD/HD Teens is a practical guide about the characteristics, diagnosis, and treatment of ADD. It explains the multiple ways this condition affects teenagers and demonstrates how it can be more easily managed with coaching.

Coaching is a powerful instrument and comes with its own set of tools, structure, and support. With proper technique, teens will focus on developing and improving their abilities. To show why coaching is needed and how helpful it can be, Walker includes background information about ADD and its coexisting conditions.You will learn about the major challenges ADD presents and how it can be managed and turned into an advantage through Walker's discussion of the following topics:

A detailed explanation of ADD
Coaching solutions to ADD challenges
Successful time-management tips for teens
Frequently asked questions
ADD coaching

People with ADD are generally intelligent, resourceful, and talented individuals. Through skilled coaching, they can discover their abilities, maximize their strengths, and lead happier, more productive lives.

 

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Contents

WhatisADHD?
1
Neurology and Parts of the Brain
8
Getting Diagnosed
16
ADD Coaching
22
Coaching Skills
31
Coaching Solutions for ADD Challenges
38
Successful Time Management for ADHD
51
Medication
57
The Future
69
What You Have Wanted to Ask
75
References
93
Contacting the Author
99
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