The best selling authors of Driven to Distraction respond to the most frequently asked questions about Attention Deficit Disorder.
After decades of being unfairly diagnosed, children and adults with attention deficit disorder are now recognized as having a common and treatable neurological condition. Drs. Hallowell and Ratey answer the questions most frequently asked at their nationwide workshops and seminars, resulting in an easy-to-read reference that covers every aspect of the disorder: from identifying symptoms and diagnosis, to the latest treatment options, as well as practical day-to-day advice on how you or a loved one can live a normal life with ADHD. Each chapter covers a specific aspect of ADHD, such as ADHD in women, ADHD and aggression, ADHD and addiction, or ADHD and work. The authors provide advice for teachers on recognizing ADHD and helping students to cope, plus extraordinary insights into the relationship difficulties caused by ADHD.