Driven To Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood

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Touchstone, Mar 2, 1995 - Psychology - 336 pages
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Through vivid stories of the experiences of their patients (both adults and children), Drs. Hallowell and Ratey show the varied forms ADD takes -- from the hyperactive search for high stimulation to the floating inattention of daydreaming -- and the transforming impact of precise diagnosis and treatment.

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Review: Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder--From Childhood Through Adulthood

User Review  - Mireille Isaak - Goodreads

Burned through it. Highlighted some stuff. Going to need to keep reading it. :) Read full review

Review: Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder--From Childhood Through Adulthood

User Review  - Jeremiah Salyer - Goodreads

This book has a been a revelation to me. I hope it offers more than just hope and understanding. Don't get me wrong those are powerful freeing feelings. It was eerie reading this book and finding out ... Read full review

Contents

What Is Attention Deficit Disorder?
3
I Sang in My Chains Like the Sea THE CHILD WITH ADD
41
Sequence Ravelled Out of Sound ADULT ADD
70
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About the author (1995)

Edward M. Hallowell, M.D., is in private practice in adult and child psychiatry. He lives in the Boston area with his wife, Sue, and children, Lucy and Jack.

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