Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (in Adults and Children): The Latest Assessment and Treatment Strategies
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD/ADHD) effects up to three million children in the U.S. and an increasing number of adults. Now, in this condensed jargon-free review, readers can understand the disorder, learn how it is diagnosed, and find out the most effective treatment strategies. Dr. Conners, an internationally recognized expert, is the author of the Conners Rating Scales, the most widely used instrument for diagnosing ADD/ADHD.
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Overview Of Attention Deficit
Diagnosing and Assessing
Treating Attention Deficit
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